THURSDAY, Sept. 16, 2021 (HealthDay News)
The White House has reached out to rapper Nicki Minaj over her concerns about the COVID-19 vaccine, which she said had caused swollen testicles in a friend of her cousin in Trinidad.
A White House official said Minaj was offered a call with a doctor to address her questions about the vaccine, after her message went viral on Twitter, various outlets report.
Minaj said on Twitter that she actually had been invited to the White House, but the Biden administration said she simply was offered a call.
“As we have with others, we offered a call with Nicki Minaj and one of our doctors to answer questions she has about the safety and effectiveness of the vaccine,” a White House official told CBS News.
Minaj insists she was invited to visit in person. In an Instagram video posted Wednesday night, Minaj said: “Do