Coco, 36, made her first TV appearance since giving birth to Chanel, 2 months, on Friday, February 19. The new mom showed off her adorable bundle of joy and even got emotional while talking about her.
“I have a baby!” the Ice Loves Coco star exclaimed. “I love her. It makes me cry when I see her ’cause I made this little girl, ’cause they said I couldn’t and I did! Screw the haters.”
Before she found out she was pregnant, Coco struggled with her health and high blood pressure for decades.
“I actually had high blood pressure since [I was] 6 years old,” she explained. “No one knew about it until when I hit 30. I’m 36 now.”
The new mom carried Chanel to full term, and gave birth in November 2015. Her husband, Ice-T, has two adult children from previous relationships.
Since Chanel’s birth, Coco has received criticism from fans, who claim she exploits her daughter with all of the photos she shares on social media. She quickly responded to the haters in December, writing, “How is this exploiting her? I’m proud that I’m finally a mama… does she not look happy?”
Then Chanel joins us after we talk about my blood pressure problems.. My doctor said I couldn’t have children cuz I would have a stroke If I didn’t get it under control..I was pissed to hear that and wanted a child even more. So Chanel is a blessing.. My blood pressure was 174/111 since I was six years old.. it’s in the family and no right diet or exercise can help.. I write about it in my blog. . Tune in today to watch @Dr_oz at 2pm (est)
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