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Thu Mar 11, 2021, 01:48 PM

25. We had just gone to online learning on March 10th

I think was teaching or had taught my last class by then maybe and had already been exposed to covid. I had covid pneumonia 3-4 weeks later. It started with severe headache and runs and then started into my respiratory system a week or so later. A year later this March 10th the day in person learning had stopped, I received my 2nd pfizer shot for this deadly virus.

The thing that sticks out in my mind the most was going to my hematologist and telling him that I already felt sick but he did not think I have Covid from the bloodwork at that point because my neutrophils were ok. He gave me some masks and said to wear them.

By the time I came down with pneumonia and had more bw done later, they had dropped a lot. I told him we were thinking of returning to Canada and right after that they close the borders- that was when I started to get really scared because I knew how bad this was going to be. And I knew there would be no good medical care. Now a year later this has devastated my family especially my father who now has severe effects from Covid which he contracted at the emergency room, and who has not received badly needed care still several weeks later. He has been released now several times in a terribly weakened condition both physically and mentally.

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