Pediatrician still battling COVID-19 symptoms urges parents to get children vaccinated

Pediatrician still battling COVID-19 symptoms urges parents to get kids vaccinated

A pediatrician in Milwaukee still has severe COVID-19 symptoms more than six months after contracting the virus from a young patient. She urges parents to get their children vaccinated, if they qualify.

Updated: 7:28 PM CDT May 7, 2021

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WAINSCOTT. I HAVE COVID. SIX AND A HALF MONTHS AGO. YES. DO YOU KNOW HOW YOU RECORDED HIM? I AM I AM A PEDIATRICIAN AND I HAVE IT AT WORK OF A PATIENT WHO MAKES MY LOVE A LOT DR. SARAH HAMBRUCK IS A MILWAUKEE PEDIATRICIAN AND A FOUR MOTHER WHO DID HARD AT COVID LAST OCTOBER. I WAS SERIOUSLY ALL HIGH FEVERS AND THEN TOGETHER WITH A SERIOUS BREATH FIRST. I HAVE A VERY DIFFICULT TIME EVEN PERFORMING AS ROUTINE SELF-CARE THINGS LIKE BRUSHING MY TEETH WERE VERY DIFFICULT FOR ME FOR MORE THAN SIX MONTHS LATER. SHE STILL HAS GASPEN FOR BREATH, CAN ONLY RUN SHORT DISTANCES AND HAS A LONG RECOVERY AHEAD THE FACT I CAN SET UP NOW AND TALK TO YOU IS A LOVELY BIG PROFIT. SHE CAN’T WORK BUT FOR A FEW HOURS A WEEK. MISSING HER YOUNG PATIENTS ON THE SIDE PEDIATRY ON THE MILWAUKEE PC SIDE AND NOW MISSES THE OPPORTUNITY TO TALK WITH FAMILIES ABOUT THE IMPORTANCE OF VACCINATING CHILDREN AND YOU DIDN’T HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO SAY THAT OR TO FACE THAT. SO THIS WEEK SHE POSTED A MESSAGE TO HER PATIENTS ABOUT HER RECOVERY AND REMEMBERING THAT COVID-19 MAY BE A RISK TO CHILDREN OR AS IN HER CASE CHILDREN CAN SPREAD THE VIRUS TO OTHERS. WE DO NOT KNOW. WHO IS AT RISK OF SERIOUS COVID? I NEVER THOUGHT I WILL BE IN THIS PLACE AND URGENT PARENTS WHEN THE TIME IS TO VACCINE THEIR CHILDREN AND I WON’T HESITATE TO VACCINE ALL FOUR OF MY CHILDREN AGAINST THIS REALLY REAL VIRUS OTHER THAN THE HORRIBLE HORRIBLE DO IN MILWAUKEE. I AM KNOW WAINSCOTT WISN 12 NEWS. WE DEFINITELY WISH THE BEST DR. HAMBURG SAYS SHE HOPES THE VACCINE WILL BE APPROVED FOR

Pediatrician still battling COVID-19 symptoms urges parents to get kids vaccinated

A pediatrician in Milwaukee still has severe COVID-19 symptoms more than six months after contracting the virus from a young patient. She urges parents to get their children vaccinated, if they qualify.

Updated: 7:28 PM CDT May 7, 2021

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