(By Judith Graham for Kaiser Health News)
Eight months after falling ill with covid-19, the 73-year-old woman couldn’t remember what her husband had told her a few hours before. She would forget to remove laundry from the dryer at the end of the cycle. She would turn on the tap at a sink and walk away.
Before covid, the woman had been doing bookkeeping for a local business. Now, she couldn’t add single-digit numbers in her head. Continue reading here…
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