Category - COVID Firsthand

COVID hit ‘like a ton of bricks,’ leaving mother...

By Stan Finger / For the Wichita Journalism Collaborative Jessica McCoy was always going to remember this July 5. It was the day of her daughter’s wedding. But now she’ll never forget it for another reason: it’s the day she came down with COVID-19...

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‘This Is Real’: A COVID-19 Nurse On What It’s...

By Tom Shine, KMUW, Original article link Most health experts continue to advise people to stay home to avoid catching Covid-19, or to maintain social distancing when out in public. Lynn Hutchinson doesn’t have those options. Lynn Hutchinson has...

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‘I was gasping for breath’: Covid-19 survivor

By Bob Rives, The Active Age, Original article link Bob RivesTHE ACTIVE AGE “Where do you think you got it?” Friends ask me that about the Covid-19 that felled me for much of this spring. The answer, unfortunately, is I have no idea. There are...

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