Reece caught coronavirus in the course of the first wave of the pandemic in March 2020, however like many twenty-somethings, he wasn’t hospitalised in a single day.
What he thought could be a light sickness turned a protracted nightmare together with his accomplice Alice turning into his carer.
Months after his preliminary an infection, he was recognized with CFS/ME (Continual Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis) by his GP and referred to a specialist. His CFS/ME guide later confirmed his CFS/ME signs had been a type of ‘lengthy Covid’ and referred him to an extended Covid clinic.
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