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Old 11.05.2020, 18:14
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+1. Actually, nobody in my immediate family knows anybody who had COVID-19. Then again, I think I'm the only one who knew anybody who was HIV+. "Knew", because they (two men) died of AIDS in the 1980s and 90s.
Well, I'm -1 now. A colleague of my wife, a pianist in Spain, wrote today to say that his father had just passed away with COVID-19.
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+1. Actually, nobody in my immediate family knows anybody who had COVID-19. Then again, I think I'm the only one who knew anybody who was HIV+. "Knew", because they (two men) died of AIDS in the 1980s and 90s.
Two friends in CH, both recovered, and my sister knew someone in the US who died.

I have/had several work colleagues from the US with AIDS. One has been HIV+ for nearly 40 years and is still going.
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Old 11.05.2020, 22:40
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Re: Personal experience contracting corona?

One of my friends who is also a former colleague, works as a NHS health centre receptionist and deals with a lot of walk-in patients. She's a single mum with an 11yr old daughter and whilst she's very professional in public, she'd be the first to admit she can be a bit of a drama queen amongst friends.

Anyway, she was off work two weeks ago with symptoms and self-isolated at home but managed to get a test on day 5. Her daughter refused to go near her, organised a rota for use of the kitchen and bathroom, and followed her round for a week with a bottle of dettol cleaning everything she touched. She got a negative result but is still too ill to work for the moment. However, her pampered princess of a daughter who has never lifted a finger previously, has now proved she can organise, run the house, do all the housework, wash her own clothes and cook a decent meal, and mum is going to take full advantage of her daughter's 'new found' skills for as long as she can
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I even got three of that kind

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