Lena Dunham talks about severe Covid 19 disease


Around 4.5 million people in the United States have been infected with the Sars-CoV-2 virus to date. One of them is Lena Dunham. On Instagram, she tells the story of the suffering of her illness.

Her whole body rebelled: Lena Dunham.

Los Angeles (AP) – US actress Lena Dunham (34, “Girls”) has described her severe Covid-19 disease in detail on Instagram under the title “My Covid Story”.

In mid-March it was tested positive, Dunham wrote. She had had severe symptoms for three weeks, including high fever, hard cough, severe headache, difficulty breathing, and “crushing fatigue.”

Her body suddenly rebelled. «The nerves in my feet burned and the muscles stopped working. My hands were numb. I couldn’t take any loud noises, “continued Dunham -” like a rave that went wrong. ” It was only tested after a month, but many complaints continued.

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She considers herself lucky that she has been well looked after by doctors, family and friends. Many people in the United States lack medical care. She wanted to speak openly about her illness, because many people would still be careless, keep no distance or wear masks. There was no choice but to be sensible and compassionate, Dunham warned.

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Numerous followers agreed with the actress on Instagram, including colleagues such as Demi Moore and Diane Kruger. Dunham is best known as the creator and protagonist of the hit series “Girls” about four young women and their everyday problems in New York.

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