Kayla Brim laughed when she learned it could take 10 days to get her COVID-19 test results back. “I thought, ‘Okay, well, within 10 days I should be fine,’” she remembers.
That was on July 2. More than a month later, Brim is still far from fine.
Prior to the pandemic, the 28-year-old from Caldwell, Idaho, juggled homeschooling her two kids with her work as a makeup artist—she was supposed to open her own salon in July. Now, she suffers daily from shortness of breath, exhaustion, excruciating headaches, brain fog, neuropathy, high blood pressure and loss of taste and smell. She feels like &ldqu...
Source: TIME: Health - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie DucharmeTags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news
This month’s NIH News in Health includes:
Making Sense of Your Health Risks – a guide to better understanding health risks that we hear about from the news, loved ones, or our own reading and results. (The guide is available in both English and Spanish.)
Getting It Straight: Improve Your Posture for Better Health
Yoga May Help Treat Back Pain
Feature Website: HIV/AIDS Resources
Missing Strands? Dealing with Hair Loss
Source: BHIC - Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Annette Parde-MaassTags: Health Information Literacy HIV/AIDS Source Type: blogs