Covid symptoms for 100 days

https://www.cbc.ca/radio/thecurrent/the-current-for-july-14-2020-1.5647883/sick-for-over-100-days-covid-19-patients-want-more-help-to-cope-with-disease-s-long-haul-effects-1.5647886 One of my friends I featured in this, she had it over 100 days. The way she described her heart rate doubling or tripling when she just walks a block is what I had for 60+ days. It was my last symptom to go away. Sometimes I worried it never would. There are manyContinue reading “Covid symptoms for 100 days”

Coronavirus: Things US has got wrong – and right

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-53337483 Must read article:“The US state of Arizona, is currently registering as many new cases of corona-virus as the entire European Union, which has a population 60 times greater. A June survey by Pew Research Center found that only 49% of conservative Republicans said they wore a mask most of the time in the pastContinue reading “Coronavirus: Things US has got wrong – and right”

If you go to the ER for Covid, ask for the following…

1) Ask for a chest X-ray, even if you have no cough. I had no cough and had very bad pneumonia which the X-ray showed. 2) Ask for them to take a blood test of your various levels including: potassium, vitamin D, blood cells, D-dimer (for clotting), etc. Many people with bad Covid symptoms areContinue reading “If you go to the ER for Covid, ask for the following…”

How Many Sick Children and Teachers Are Worth It? What About Dead Ones?

https://www.esquire.com/news-politics/a33274466/school-reopenings-coronavirus-trump-no-plan/ “The only difference between when schools closed in early spring and now is that there’s more virus out there, and we know the virus spreads more easily in indoor spaces with recirculated air. Putting our children and their teachers inside buildings for the cold months is dangerous and absurd.”