Nurse Shares Concerns About Coronavirus As A Healthcare Worker And As A Possible Patient
Megan, who works as a nurse in San Diego, CA, says she’s fighting the coronavirus as a job – but also as a person, as she’s recently noticed some symptoms that may signal she’s been infected.
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“Last week was a pretty tough week, both just as a human going through this along with everyone else and the fear of the unknown that comes with that, as someone getting sick with whatever at a really tough time during a pandemic, and as a nurse being really worried about going to work and infecting patients or infecting loved ones and not having the proper equipment we need to prevent that,” Megan tells Dr. Phil on Wednesday’s episode.
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Hear more from Megan in the video above.
On Wednesday, Megan opens up about the mental health struggles healthcare professionals are facing. And, others diagnosed with COVID-19 share their symptoms and journey through the disease. Check here to see where you can watch.