Covid-19 Helped Me Diagnose What Really Ailed Me

Long before our doctor ordered my family to quarantine for 14 days, I knew something was wrong. I could feel my chest tighten and my breathing grow more labored. I obsessively took my temperature after breakfast and before bed. Still, my kids teased me.

They had seen me other times when I was convinced that a sudden side stitch, strange eye twitch, or unexplained lump on my head…