"What happened to Deirdre Bolton regarding her accident and illness?"

American television journalist and ABC Topics correspondent Deirdre Bolton focuses on business and financial news.

She holds a degree in English and French literature from the University of Iowa and has work as a producer, host, and financial and economic correspondent for a many of TV shows.

She sustained an injury while playing basketball in 2016, took a medical leave of absence, which raised questions about her health.

Since then, she has resumed her job and is currently in good condition. She hosts and anchors for a variety of shows and covers significant global events.

She enjoys drawing and is creating cartoon books about financial literacy in her spare time.

She was the creator of a many of business shows, including "Women & Money" and "Risk & Reward," which discussed startups, real estate, alternative investments, and hedge funds.