The Princess of Wales, Kate Middleton, has made her first public appearance since undergoing abdominal surgery earlier this year. Despite internet rumors, Kate has kept a low profile, but we are happy to confirm that she is alive and well. Keep reading to find out more about her recent sighting.

On Monday morning, Kate was spotted in the passenger seat of a black vehicle, driven by her mother, Carole Middleton. This sighting comes after weeks of speculation and rumors about her whereabouts. In fact, her team had to issue a statement to clarify the situation due to the out-of-control rumors.

The princess had not been seen in public since attending a Christmas service on December 25th. In mid-January, it was announced that she would undergo planned abdominal surgery. The procedure took place on January 16th at the London Clinic, and it was deemed successful. However, she was expected to remain in the hospital for 10 to 14 days before returning home to continue her recovery. Based on medical advice, it was stated that she would not return to public duties until after Easter.

Kate values the importance of maintaining normality for her children and wishes to keep her personal medical information private. Despite these clear statements from Kensington Palace, curiosity about her condition continued to grow. Speculations escalated when King Charles announced his cancer diagnosis, Prince William missed a memorial service for his godfather due to personal matters, and Queen Camilla took a private break from royal duties.

While we hope the royal family gets the support they need, it’s a relief to see Kate Middleton out and about. Her recent appearance should put some of those rumors to rest. We send our best wishes and support to the entire family during this time.