APRIL two, 2020 — In a medical professional WhatsApp team, a doctor posted he had fever of 101° F and muscle mass ache, carefully confessing that it felt like his standard “man flu” which heals with rest and scotch. Yet, he fearful that he had coronavirus. When the reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) for the virus on his nasal swab came back adverse, he jubilantly announced his relief.
Like Twitter, in WhatsApp thoughts swiftly outstrip facts. After he acquired a flurry of cheerful emojis, I ruined the celebration, advising that in spite of the adverse test he presume he’s