Coronavirus survivor reveals what it's like to have Covid-19

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    Connor Reed, a British man who works at a school in Wuhan, explains how it felt to have the Covid-19 coronavirus, discusses what life is like after 40 days in lockdown and how he thinks people in the UK would cope in similar circumstances. (Subscribe: bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe)

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    1. christine freeman

      You servived because GOD told death to take his hands off , nothing else.

    2. MANU P SUSHEELAN

      real story of covid-19 nosel.info/video/video/waiag5S-hnubzpY.html

    3. Eva Roop

      With pneumonia it's laborious to breath. Makes you so tired to do any kind of physical exertion. Can become hard to speak at this point you need a ventilator in order for oxygen to get into your lungs and breath for you. It pushes oxygen into your lungs and out. Your lungs are clogged with mucus. There are different kinds of pneumonia. It can leave scars on lungs.

    4. Ang Tric

      I hope he's on his usual medication and they havent dosed him up on stimulants for his interview, without reason. The way hes breathing, not just the quick double takes (most people wont notice, but its when you see quick head movements, invisible double take). Being said, I dont wanna pull HIM apart, but im curious about whether theyve given him stimulants to raise body temp..

    5. Israel Silva

      His really not that healthy if his had the flu have a dozen times I'm around the same age as him and I've never gotten the flu

    6. Black Screen

      GET RIGHT WITH LORD JESUS CHRIST HE IS COMING SOON THESE ARE THE END TIMES REPENT THE KINGDOM OF HEAVEN IS NEAR!!

    7. Rext Sixz

      SubhanAllah just tells you the things we take for granted, such as just breathing. Allah huakbar

      1. Black Screen

        Jesus is the true God

    8. Jones Jones

      I had fever. Sinus problems head pressure. Slight change in breathing. And like tinittus a pulse in my ear like my heart beat inside my ear. Also cough. Did anyone have ear problems. Also I am a heavy smoker I lived so I will stop. This is the the only person I found with ear problems.

    9. yroohj gouy

      I'm not scared of the virus, but I'm terrified of the panic stricken lunatics.

    10. Mama Coco

      ✨✨🤔🧐😮✨✨✨😂😂😂😂✨✨32 days later and this narcissistic egotistical delusional whopper is still wearing that T-shirt..he was on tv 📺 again with the same T-shirt on ✨✨🤔😮✨✨✨😂😂😂✨✨

    11. lee williams

      fake

    12. West Asian Levantine

      lol, lies

      1. yroohj gouy

        It´s the fist time you have the chance to save the world by being lazy and doing nothing. Don´t screw it! Stay at home

    13. Evidence Based Tibb

      LUNGS SOUNDS OF CORONA PATIENT? nosel.info/video/video/k5hlpojarqWlx5o.html

    14. victoriaremmons

      Him calling it the flu is bothering me. It’s not the fucking flu!

      1. neejoy sola

        Still his sound not ok.his sound some like ghost.

    15. Nata Weiss

      Who to believe after what I seen myself ???

      1. neejoy sola

        Coronavirus survivor reveals what it's like to have Covid19 please repost it. nosel.info/video/video/qXCjp6muaZ2Iqq8.html

    16. Kody Baker

      It’s a mass allergen

    17. Kody Baker

      Out of breath breathing in a bag. Oh yeah asthmas does this

    18. Kody Baker

      Everything you all talk about I’ve had for over 8years. It’s called untreated asthma.

    19. Ger Bear

      Being bored is tough, but being dead is tougher.

    20. Heather Hunter

      i had shortness of breath throughout this whole entire video

    21. C Win

      He sounds like he is still sick

    22. RAMBOLOGY

      If he really recovered, he should donate blood later on. I bet his antibodies could save another.

    23. Tanner Herzman

      “It gets better before it gets worse” Corona Beers new slogan!

    24. Fernando Cunha

      Maybe its not get better before it gets worse. Maybe he really had a common cold in the first place, which weakened his immune system, and then coronavirus opportunistically took over.

    25. Mario A

      industry plant...

    26. banter Nbeards

      I am not a conspiracy theorist. But this event 201 is incredibly frightening. From OCTOBER 2019. And comments are disabled by the uploader. Question Everything: nosel.info/video/video/o6aArWC1boxhmpo.html

    27. gabotdf

      It´s the fist time you have the chance to save the world by being lazy and doing nothing. Don´t screw it! Stay at home

    28. Mohammed Kamran Ali

      Allah is great nederland 2 to 3 millions

    29. tygah redman

      Coronavirus survivor reveals what it's like to have Covid19 please repost it. nosel.info/video/video/qXCjp6muaZ2Iqq8.html

    30. Glass Eye

      Still his sound not ok.his sound some like ghost.

    31. Ricky Rick

      You went to the hospital ; And survived?

    32. Melinda Burge

      Understandable he misses f2f contact with others. I do too and I don't have it!!!

    33. David Moreno Belmonte

      German scientist may have a remedy for COVID 19 andreaskalcker.com/en/ share with doctors to investigate. andreaskalcker.com/coronavirus-informacion-especial-para-medicos-e-investigacion/

    34. xoobo vola

      I just got word of my mum that’s she got the virus, I’m scared obviously but imma do my best to take care of her best I can and hopefully she will get better soon

    35. Rosie Vaughan

      Oh everything is just fine right? Hmmmm. The crops are good commarade

    36. Rosie Vaughan

      Rise up and fight the communism that causes this

    37. Rosie Vaughan

      Thank the Chinese for letting the virus out to make people sick and die. Communism. 🖕🏻

      1. xoobo vola

        5i

    38. Cynthia Stevens

      I had pnemonia twice and its very hard to breath.the first time i had it when i was a teenager.the second time i was in my early 20s.I remembered from me being a teenager and+0p0 poo sitting around my friends that smoked weed whenever I had a bad cold or flu like symptoms the smell of the weed made me cough and breath easier.So the 2nd time i had pnemonia i actually went around ppl that smoked weed so that the smell of the weed would make me cough up the flem.It actually worked for some reason and it would clear my lungs up enough to allow me to get a good breaths in.then they would blow it in my face lol to help me.lm not recommending this.Im just telling my experirnce. I'm not a weed smoker never have been but the smell of the weed also worked when I had bad colds.

    39. Killa Joel

      I’m 18 and I’ve got asthma, I have had it when I was little and can have trouble breathing when cold or when very hot but I am active. Am I at risk

    40. Sincerity

      God bless please keep NJ/NY as well we are going thru this it’s such a hard time. 🙏

    41. Chris Capers

      Colds, flu and allergies are still high and you dont want to convince yourself that you are infected with coronavirus. Bottom line, stay home, protect yourself if you have to work, and DONT PANIC. I am one of those people who panics everytime my heart skips a beat, I get dizzy, my hand goes cold, my stomach gurgles, or my blood pressure spikes. From my experience, the anxiety and the panic make things seem worse than they really are and I know this. The fear drops when you understand that not everyone will get this, those that do may not have any symptoms at all, many who will get symptoms can manage at home, many of those who will need hospitalization will survive. Yes, a lot of people are dying and more will die. We have 300 million people in the USA. Yes, it is terrible and you should care. Panicking or ignoring the steps to keep you and others safe is a bad thing. The odds of dying from this are extremely low, but out of 300 million people this equates to so many lost lives. The best you can do is not panic and do your best to lower the odds for yourself and others. That's the best you can do, and it is literally helping others and saving lives, and taking the burden off of the true heroes in the healthcare field.

    42. SalaS

      There is only ONE God. And Jesus, Moses, Mohammed ... are prophets of God. Don't let your father, mother, grandpa... ALONE. Quran Surat Isra <a href="#" class="seekto" data-time="1043">17:23</a>-24 : "Your Lord has decreed that you worship none but him, and be good to your parents. Whether one or both of them reach old age with you, do not say to them a word of annoyance and do not repel them, but rather speak to them a noble word. Lower to them the wing of humility for them, out of mercy, and say: My Lord, have mercy upon them as they brought me up when I was small."

    43. SalaS

      There is only ONE God. And Jesus, Moses, Mohammed ... are prophets of God. Don't let your father, mother, grandpa... ALONE. Quran Surat Isra <a href="#" class="seekto" data-time="1043">17:23</a>-24 : "Your Lord has decreed that you worship none but him, and be good to your parents. Whether one or both of them reach old age with you, do not say to them a word of annoyance and do not repel them, but rather speak to them a noble word. Lower to them the wing of humility for them, out of mercy, and say: My Lord, have mercy upon them as they brought me up when I was small."

    44. Yash Singh

      www.winwithweb.in/corona-virus-tracker-android-app/

    45. Lorence Hernandez

      I had gotten pnemonia from my heartfailure it's basically feels as if your drowning without being in water its horrible

      1. Србомбоница

        How long did that last , that feeling of drowning?

    46. gutadin5

      Take Vit C 3,000 mg Vit D 2,000 to 5,000 iu Zinc 50 mg Beta Glucan Echinacea eat raw Garlic virus prevention.

    47. duct tape bandit

      Did he say he has had the flu half a dozen times? I at 45 have had the flu 1 time in my entire life. But I also get a flu vaccine each year. My coworkers son right after christmas 2019 was diagnosed with the flu type A, she does not make her son get a flu shot or shot of any kind. On a friday was diagnosed with the flu at a local urgent care and sometime that night slipped into a coma where he stayed for over 2 weeks. When he finally woke he had lost almost 30 pounds, before he got sick he was 5 foot 2 and weighed 157 pounds. He is 11 I might add. He also cannot walk, Talk, or Feed himself. They are trying to teach him sign language at a children's rehab center that he was moved to after spending many weeks in a children's hospital where he was lifeflighted but was basically forced to leave and be placed in rehab because ppl were starting to come in with this virus. Also guy in this video said the government will get a hold on this virus? What? This is something the ppl are going to have to help slow the spread. Not the damn government. I work in a small town cafe, where I make decent money but we have been open this entire time but just a week ago closed down the dining area. Ppl are still to this day calling wanting to know if our dining room is open so they can come and sit down to eat. I know I live in a small area but I am shocked at how ppl here where i live are just ignoring the social distancing recommendations and going to places that are open like walmart or walgreens and just walking around in there for hours because they do not want to be home. I love my home. There is no place I'd rather be!

    48. pani63

      Wow having this Corona virus and surviving it is like more brave that storming Normandy in WW2.

    49. Laipei Melanin95

      I’m here for the comments!

    50. ayaan Xuseen

      I work hospital and my pateint affekt Coronavirus my boss say stay at home 14 days done go out of the house iam Panic i leave Scandinavian sorry my english

    51. Randizle Peregoy

      Out of breath walking? So it sounds like running a cycle of tren.

    52. Francisco Couto

      5i

    53. Ronjino Mzena

      Anyone please answer my QN If someone recover from corona does that mean he or she cannot catch the virus again??

      1. V. Valentine

        They say, you will not get it again until next year possibly. ..just like the flu it changes some every yr.Hence new flu shot every year.

    54. Jovan Plays

      I think i had it, i didn't even go to ambulance

    55. LoveIsaLosingGame

      I had coronavirus, and he accurately described it. It’s a HORRIBLE virus and super scary

      1. LoveIsaLosingGame

        And when I mean a scary, I mean by the fact that you can’t breathe

    56. KENTAL

      What happens if you haven’t even had the flu before and also have had asthma but now don’t

    57. neejoy sola

      I'm not scared of the virus, but I'm terrified of the panic stricken lunatics.

    58. Talha talha

      I really liked berbatov during his time in manu. So sad to see him battle covid19. Poor chap

    59. trica H

      Poor guy still looks unwell.

    60. C. Nicholson

      How did he manage the pneumonia?

      1. neejoy sola

        to help a number of people .

    61. iVictor

      Weird eyes...... I am not scared of any so-called virus, but I am concerned with police intimidating the public with their unwanted presence and army 'on standby'.

    62. Austin P.

      This man is still sick.......

    63. Randel

      I feel like I'm gonna have a fever. I've been feeling weak for about 2 days now. I have allergic rhinitis and mild asthma and I'm experiencing the symptoms of an attack but something isn't quite right. There are a few symptoms that don't add up. I don't even go out of my house. I've quarantined myself just in case I am infected.

      1. Talha talha

        @Randel you're too kind.

      2. Randel

        @Talha talha Thank you for the kind words, it eases everything a little bit. I'm still experiencing the symptoms and the severity varies from hour to hour but I'm doing the best I can to recover. I'll be praying for you and your family's safety.

      3. Talha talha

        @Randel the word on street is that post corona world will be completely different thn what we see today. Trickery's afoot. I dont know where you're from. I have not been outside for 4 days now apart from once twice when i went out to buy cigs. It could be supplies but.. I know for a fact that human brain is so powerful that it could build up a storm in a few seconds. To some its mystical. But trust me power of belief of humans is unmatched. The way you think will impact the outcome. So think positively. I pray sincerely for your health. May you recover quickly.

      4. Randel

        @Talha talha Idk. Test kits are kind of scarce here atm. If there were some left, they're reserved for medical personnel. I've no choice but to stay at home, take my vitamins and supplements, and hope for the best. If this lasts for a week or two, then I'm gonna diagnose myself as covid infected. It doesn't make sense tho. I don't even have any travel history. What's weird is that my area's status is that it's covid-free. I only go out when I need to restock supplies.

      5. Talha talha

        Could be panic, anxiety. But its better if you get tested. Dont gamble with your life please. I can relate to your asthama situation.

    64. S K

      Quote "breathing is vital for life" "If you can't breathe you can't live" Damn, now I'm really scared.

      1. I. M.

        "Lockdown with Prem" Premrawat.com You might like this. He talks about the breath. We all take it for granted until the next one isn't coming.

    65. Will Mohi

      Mate go outside n get sum U.V rays onto ya self

    66. Zasso no Kemuri

      Why do people keep reposting that "a very British description" comment?

    67. Mason Timgren

      Reads symptoms after having a headache: incoming anxiety

    68. Callum Mann

      I don’t care if I get the virus I wanna die anyway

      1. Mr. epic

        I also wanna die but am afraid of the pain

    69. Omni Highwind

      Forget covid 19 what about Duran Duran being stuck in your head for 3 days I know 🔫

    70. alisuo toko

      I keep hearing “It gets better before it gets worse?” Is that the Coronavirus slogan

      1. Mick Thomas

        Way to cut and paste a comment from someone else...

    71. Darren Rock

      nosel.info/video/video/lIN2mYzVpmhlztE.html new song while Corona

    72. Pelin Duman

      I recommend you to do yoga in order to stay away from viruses nosel.info/video/video/rJFrppjbno2l1dk.html

    73. Fiki Firmansyah

      Some politicians said it "Just a flu"...

    74. TheCominghome

      Bulls@#t, that is NOT what pneumonia is like, I have had it, this guys an actor.

    75. nonceba mthembu

      Pneumonia it's a scary disease - you are unable to breath in and out .The carbon within you can't go out and the oxygen can't come in .That is why US needs more ventilators - is to help a number of people .

    76. islam N word

      half of this is just the guy bullshitting about what he did in isolation great

    77. Dire Straitz

      he looks uncharacteristically well. I've had pneumonia 2x and swine flu etc and they took well over a month or more to recover. 40 days he would still be coughing up phloegm.

    78. fixmybrokencondom

      We believe everything media says to us 🤕

    79. DeathDeath666

      We all die... end of the world 🥳🕺

    80. Patrick Bateman

      If you have corona virus do you absolutely have to get medical treatment or only if its severe