News Dubai resident tests positive for Covid-19 with loss of...

Dubai resident tests positive for Covid-19 with loss of smell and taste indications only

-

A Dubai-based pharmacist has recently tested positive for Covid-19 with an indication of loss of smell and taste only.

In a his Reddit post, user u/banana092 recalls having lost of sense of taste and smell and occasional headaches.

Juat got tested positive from r/dubai

“No fever, no cough, no throat pain, nothing,” he added.

High fever, cough and having throat pain are among the symptoms of the novel coronavirus as experienced by majority of patients who have tested positive for the virus.

“My big take on this guy is that symptoms are different from one person to another. But you should pay attention to the smallest changes in your body, for me it was food and fragrances,” he added.

In the comment section, he also mentioned having a ‘very’ little back pain.

Card

Currently admitted, he further added that he strongly believes that his symptoms are mild ‘so far’ because he has been taking 1000mg of Vitamin C effervescent tablet twice a day for the last two months and he thinks it played role.

Ryan Namia
Ryan Namia spends most of his days reading over drafts of new written content and determining which ones make the final cut for online and print publication. He received his Bachelor's degree in Journalism in 2015 and has been writing since 2016. Got a story to tell? Email him at eic@theglobalfilipinomagazine.com. Or follow his IG @rtnamia.

Latest news

Value of UAE’s dirham touches P14 on Tuesday, January 18 for the first time

A Dubai-based remittance centre records value of AED1 to P14 on Tuesday, January 18, around 1:40pm. 

PSY, Stray Kids, more blow away fans with captivating K-pop concert at Expo Dubai

K-Pop sensations PSY, Stray Kids, Sunmi, Golden Child, (G)I-dle and Forestella blew away fans with a captivating...

Filipino Institute K-12 introduces new school fees and enrollment procedures for SY 2022-2023

Filipino Institute updated the new school fees and enrollment procedures for the school year 2022-2023, as part...

Two people impersonating UAE police officers jailed for 6 months, fined AED25,000

Two people in Dubai have been sentenced to six months in jail after impersonating police officers. 
- Advertisement -

Residents in the UAE prefer local leaves amid rise in Covid-19 cases

More and more residents in the UAE are canceling international travel plans and are choosing local leaves...

PAL releases new travel protocols, test requirements for OFWs bound for Philippines

As the Interagency Task Force (IATF) in the Philippines issued revised and updated travel protocols and travel...

Must read

‘Down to Earth’ brings UAE’s gardeners and green-fingered enthusiasts

Jameel Arts Centre, Dubai's contemporary art institution,...

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you