Coronavirus and Thyroid Disease: What you need to know
It was early December when a man reported experiencing fatigue, high fever, and dry cough – symptoms that initially pointed to the presence of the common cold or the flu. It did not take long for doctors to see that they had a new virus to deal with – one that was spreading at a fast rate and ending many people’s lives.
Lately, it seems that everybody is talking about the new COVID-19 and what a virus of this kind means for the human population. And most importantly, what does it mean for somebody that is already struggling with a weak immune system and what are their chances of fighting this virus?
Today, we are talking about one specific group of people that because of their weak immune system are facing a great risk when it comes to the new COVID-19 – we are talking about anyone who is dealing with a thyroid issue of any kind.