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Is Ibuprofen Dangerous for Coronavirus? Acetaminophen May Be Safer for COVID-19 Fever

Is Ibuprofen Dangerous for Coronavirus? Acetaminophen May Be Safer for COVID-19 Fever

Mar 19// Coronavirus

Despite some uncertainty, many clinicians are now saying that acetaminophen is the safest choice if you develop a fever and COVID-19 symptoms at this time. Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones.  If you have an inflammatory condition, chances are you have plenty of non-steroidal […]

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‘Expect to Have Shortness of Breath and Wait It Out’: What an Immunocompromised Patient with Coronavirus Is Going Through

Mar 18// Coronavirus

Jessica Schantz has ankylosing spondylitis and asthma and has had two bouts of pneumonia in the last six months. Now she has a new battle to fight: COVID-19. Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones. “I live in a small town of 1,000 people. My […]

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A Week of Nutritionist-Approved Anti-Inflammatory Pantry Meals for Coronavirus Quarantine

Mar 18// Coronavirus

It is possible to eat nutritious, anti-inflammatory meals on a limited amount of pantry food and a limited budget. Here’s how. Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones. People who are high-risk for coronavirus complications (#HighRiskCovid19) — because they are immunocompromised, have chronic health problems, […]

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Coronavirus Quarantine Diary: A Rheumatoid Arthritis Patient’s Week of Isolation, Overeating, and Anxiety

Mar 18// Coronavirus

‘All of a sudden, it dawned on all of us that our lives as we knew it were over, indefinitely, and we snapped. Everything we used to do was out the window.’ Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones. I don’t want to brag, but […]

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Want to Help Someone #HighRiskCovid19? Try ‘Reverse Trick-or-Treating’ Your Household Supplies

Mar 17// Coronavirus

This can help people whose health is threatened by the nation’s panic buying. Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones. Across the world, including the United States, health care workers are rationing face masks in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. We in the U.S. haven’t […]

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Don’t Forget that Teen Wage Workers with Chronic Conditions — Like My Son — Are Particularly Vulnerable Right Now

Mar 17// Coronavirus

We’ve all seen photos of lines winding around stores, empty shelves, and panic buying. It’s a scary time — particularly for those on the front lines like my son, who is a supermarket cashier. For teen workers with underlying health issues, it’s even more complicated. Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for […]

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A Plea to the World from an Immunosuppressed Single Mom to Flatten the Coronavirus Curve

Mar 17// Coronavirus

Please. Think of me. Think of my son. Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones.   The last few weeks have definitely been challenging for everyone for all of us living this through rapidly changing nightmare — but especially those of us with compromised immune systems. […]

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‘I’m Pretty Sure I Have the Coronavirus But I Can’t Get Tested Until I Have Breathing Problems’: A High-Risk Patient’s Saga

Mar 16// Coronavirus

Diane Smith has psoriatic arthritis and her symptoms have her doctor convinced that she likely has COVID-19. But unless her condition worsens, she’ll never know for sure. Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones. The patient in this story is using a pseudonym to protect […]

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You Need to See and Share This #WashDistanceProsper Artwork from a High-Risk Coronavirus Patient

Mar 16// Coronavirus

‘My art is my meditation at this point. It helps me calm down and focus better. It helps to keep my anxiety from spinning out of control and taking over every aspect of my life.’ Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones.   You can make […]

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My Girlfriend Is Immunocompromised and High Risk During the Coronavirus Pandemic, and I’m Terrified About Harming Her

Mar 15// Coronavirus

Being a boyfriend to someone with multiple chronic health conditions has opened my eyes to concerns — possibly life-threatening concerns — that I wasn’t ready for with COVID-19. Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones. My name is Ned Sheppa. I am one of the […]

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