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David Lat on Rachel Maddow - Post COVID-19 patient

Diwi9

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Attorney and legal commentator, David Lat (~45 years old), was on Rachel Maddow tonight discussing his recent experience of COVID-19 and being on a ventilator for 6 days. He mentioned the following: inability to lift his fork to his mouth; heart palpitations walking across the room; and, needing to use a stool in the shower. I hope he fully recovers, but it's astounding that these symptoms literally make the news when it's related to COVID-19. Should we all just find new doctors after this pandemic and call ourselves post-COVID patients? Yes, I'm being facetious.
 

Judee

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It's actually doesn't sound like a bad idea to me. At least for a while we would enjoy being believed until the psychologists got involved and started saying it's all up in our heads.
 

Diwi9

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In all honesty, there might end up being an insurance advantage in claiming Post-COVID-19...only time will tell, but most of us will eventually get this virus unless a viable vaccine is developed...so it would be difficult to negate if we have the antibodies. Also, who is to say we don't develop Post-COVID-19 with our ME?
 
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