So—I Have Shingles

My immune system is not happy right now

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It appears that the three-week sore throat, headache, and chills thing I’ve had was not Covid. It was the precursor to a shingles outbreak.

On the positive side, I only have one patch of rash right now. It feels like a cross between a mosquito bite and a burn, with a nervy twinge.

Surprise!

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Lisa Beth Wright

Lisa Beth Wright

Graphic Artist, Photographer, Musician. Writer in inspiration, creativity, mental health, life lessons, and pop culture. ko-fi.com/lisabethwright

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