Matt Evans hospitalized
MANILA -- Actor Matt Evans was hospitalized on Wednesday in Laoag, Ilocos Norte because of gastroenteritis or infectious diarrhea.
The actor admitted that he enjoyed feasting on Ilocano dishes like kilawin na kambing, kilawin na isda and binagoongan.
According to medical website WebMD, gastroenteritis is inflammation of the stomach and intestines, which leads to diarrhea and vomiting. Among its causes is irritation from particular foods.
Evans, who arrived in Laoag last October 28, is taking a break with his wife, Katrina Fariñas, who is from the province.