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Mon Dec 14, 2020, 05:45 PM

Best common day by day Covid progression I have seen..

Day 1 (the first day symptoms begin): Most of those infected – 88% – will have a fever and feel tired. Many also have muscle pain and a dry cough.

Some people, around 10% according to the study from China, experience nausea or have diarrhea in the days just before the fever begins.

Day 2-4: The fever persists as does the cough.

Day 5: Breathing difficulty begins on day 5. It is especially likely to happen if the person has a preexisting condition or is older.

Day 6: Breathing difficulty, cough and fever persist. Some people describe chest tightening or having a feeling that a “band” is around their chest.

Day 7: It is on this day that people who have been experiencing persistent chest pain or pressure, shortness of breath and bluish lips or face are admitted to the hospital.

People who are suffering less severe symptoms will likely see those symptoms begin to get better.

Day 8: According to the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, about 15% of people with COVID-19 will develop symptoms of ARDs, or acute respiratory distress syndrome.

According to the Mayo Clinic, ARDs “happens when fluid builds up in the tiny, elastic air sacs (alveoli) in your lungs. The fluid keeps your lungs from filling with enough air, which means less oxygen reaches your bloodstream. This deprives your organs of the oxygen they need to function.”

Day 10: If breathing difficulties worsen, it is on this day that patients who are in the hospital will tend to enter the intensive care unit.

Day 12: In the Wuhan study, fever ended for most people on Day 12. Many still had a cough.

Days 13-14: For those who will survive the virus, breathing difficulties are generally ending on these days.

Day 18: For those who do not survive the virus, the average number of days from onset of symptoms until death is 18 1/2 days.

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Laura PourMeADrink Dec 2020 OP
Laura PourMeADrink Dec 2020 #1
Karadeniz Dec 2020 #2
Freddie Dec 2020 #3
Laura PourMeADrink Dec 2020 #4
Freddie Dec 2020 #5
malaise Dec 2020 #6
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Response to Laura PourMeADrink (Original post)

Mon Dec 14, 2020, 05:47 PM

2. Thanks... Saving!

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Response to Laura PourMeADrink (Original post)

Mon Dec 14, 2020, 05:55 PM

3. My daughter had it

And that is about what happened to her. She did not experience gastro symptoms. Fever, sore throat, cough but the real giveaway was no sense of taste or smell. Towards the end of the first week she felt tightness in her chest. She had asthma as a child and still gets it when she had a bad cold. She used her rescue inhaler and nebulizer which helped a lot with the chest tightness. Around day 10 the fever (which was never really high) broke and she started feeling better. 2 months later she still tires easily.

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Response to Freddie (Reply #3)

Mon Dec 14, 2020, 06:13 PM

4. How old is she? Met someone who said she still had lingering

Chest issues. And she was healthy in her 20's.

Amazing how differently it affects people.

Of course all Trump associates never feel anything bad and come back to work in a week looking like they've been to a health spa.

Did read that if you don't have gastro symptoms it means the virus didn't spread south.

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Response to Laura PourMeADrink (Reply #4)

Mon Dec 14, 2020, 06:38 PM

5. She's 34 and healthy

Except for the occasional asthma. The fatigue seems to be very very slowly improving. Everybody else in the family tested negative, she isolated herself as soon as she suspected. Was a terrifying couple weeks.

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Response to Laura PourMeADrink (Original post)

Mon Dec 14, 2020, 06:41 PM

6. Get thee to the greatest page

This needs to be seen

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Mon Dec 14, 2020, 07:19 PM

7. Thanks for this info!

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