Katie Price reveals she feared for her life at 15 after having a panic attack while swimming

‘My body became paralyzed’: Katie Price reveals she feared for her life at 15 after terrifying panic attack while swimming

  • The podcast appearance came before Katie, 43, was attacked at her home last week
  • The police were called to the home of the TV personality around 1.30 am last Monday, where a man was arrested on suspicion of assault, theft and coercive and controlling behaviour.
  • Since then, she’s been strengthening security at her home – where she’s not currently staying

Katie Price has revealed she had nightmares of drowning after having a panic attack while swimming when she was 15.

The 43-year-old media personality feared for her life when a panic attack left her body paralyzed during a workout.

“So I remember one time I was working out and I remember swimming and paralyzing my body,” Katie continued. Live, interrupted podcast.

'My body became paralyzed': Katie Price revealed she feared for her life at age 15 after a terrifying panic attack while swimming (pictured above in 2009)

‘My body became paralyzed’: Katie Price revealed she feared for her life at age 15 after a terrifying panic attack while swimming (pictured above in 2009)

“I remember holding on to the ropes and screaming for help because I felt like I was being dragged underwater.

‘From that moment on my panic attacks started. And then I had nightmares of drowning.’

The terrifying ordeal put an end to her swimming career, but the mother of five has learned to control her panic attacks and revealed she hasn’t had one in years.

Test: 43-year-old media personality feared for her life when a panic attack left her body paralyzed during a workout session

Test: 43-year-old media personality feared for her life when a panic attack left her body paralyzed during a workout session

Test: 43-year-old media personality feared for her life when a panic attack left her body paralyzed during a workout session

The former glamor model added that panic attacks can “tapping you on the shoulder,” almost to “let you know it’s there.”

She also went so far as to say that they can be pretty scary “because you think you’re going to die.”

Katie, who revealed she hyperventilated and breathed into a bag during a panic attack, said it’s a shame because she “loved swimming so much” and the experience “scared her.”

Moving on: The terrifying ordeal put an end to Katie's swimming career, but the mum of five has learned to control her panic attacks and revealed she hasn't had one in years

Moving on: The terrifying ordeal put an end to Katie's swimming career, but the mum of five has learned to control her panic attacks and revealed she hasn't had one in years

Moving on: The terrifying ordeal put an end to Katie’s swimming career, but the mum of five has learned to control her panic attacks and revealed she hasn’t had one in years

The podcast appearance came before Katie was attacked at her home last week.

The police were called to the home of the TV personality around 1.30 am last Monday, where a man was arrested on suspicion of assault, theft and coercive and controlling behaviour.

Since then, she has stepped up security at her home, where she does not currently reside.

Shocking: The podcast appearance came before Katie was attacked at her home last week,

Shocking: The podcast appearance came before Katie was attacked at her home last week,

Shocking: The podcast appearance came before Katie was attacked at her home last week,

Following the attack, a 32-year-old man was released on bail after being arrested for assault and compulsive control of the attack.

Despite the support of her loved ones, Katie still feels “unsafe” and has strengthened security in her home after her attack.

It was previously reported that Katie “cannot face the prospect of a court appearance”, but a source close to the star said friends and family have gathered around her to ensure she has the strength to make a statement. pursue sentencing.

An insider told MailOnline on Thursday: “It is not true that she is dropping the case, but she is very scared and feels emotionally vulnerable.

“All her friends and family are behind her and will make sure she has the strength to carry on with the business, so she’s going full steam ahead.”

Sexual assault: Police were called to the TV personality's home around 1:30 a.m. last Monday, where a man was arrested on suspicion of assault, theft and coercion and control behaviour.

Sexual assault: Police were called to the TV personality's home around 1:30 a.m. last Monday, where a man was arrested on suspicion of assault, theft and coercion and control behaviour.

Sexual assault: Police were called to the TV personality’s home around 1:30 a.m. last Monday, where a man was arrested on suspicion of assault, theft and coercion and control behaviour.

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