Worldwide, there have been greater than 5.3 million cases of COVID-19, the illness attributable to the coronavirus, and greater than 342,000 deaths. Whereas these numbers are surprising, the fact is almost all of those that contract the sickness survive it.
Many individuals consider that having the virus is an expertise akin to having the flu or a nasty chilly. Survivors, although, are telling completely different tales, wherein a lot of them have skilled a rollercoaster of extreme signs. Medical doctors are additionally investigating whether or not the virus may trigger long-term health complications.
So what’s it actually prefer to have COVID-19 and are available out the opposite facet? The Stream spoke to a group of survivors to search out out.
On this episode of The Stream, we’re joined by:
Naledi Radebe – Ambassador, Increased Well being @Leddi_G
Jason Hartelius – TV producer @jasonhartelius
Dr Zoe Williams – Doctor @DrZoeWilliams
Supply: Al Jazeera