As reported earlier this month, Sports professional Daigo Umehara was hospitalized according to the contract of covid-19. This weekend Umehara tweeted that he had been released. Thank God.
Daigo expressed tremendous gratitude for the medical care he received and added that he is on the way to recovery.
“After almost two weeks of treatment, I was released from the hospital today. ” he wrote. “Very grateful to the nurses and doctors for their dedicated care. Many thanks to my fans and colleagues for their warm support. It will take me some time to get back to normal, but I’m so glad I recovered. “
Later, in a live streamUmehara talked about his experience and emphasized how shocking it was.
Umehara had a fever of over 22 ° C for over ten days and this set in makes him delusional. It was difficult to breathe. Even when he was hungry, he did not eat. Even when he was thirsty, he did not drink. He had never seen anything like it before and said he thought he was going to die. “This is not just a cold,” said Umehara, referring to the slogan of Japan Covid deniers.
“When I was awake it was hell, and even when I was sleeping it was hell“he said.” I never want to get it again. “