Covid-19 had created scar on our human race. Every one of us from our family suffered from the deadly infection. The recent finding in corona virus is a few percentage of people had shown significant weight loss after getting cured from corona virus. In this article let see about the research conducted on regarding weight loss on covid patients especially the seniors who are above 60. How to cure if you had lost some weight and when to see the doctor.
Weight loss symptoms after covid?
Covid 19 had shook the entire planet. Such a fast spreading disease threatening the elders on our home with a death rate of more than three millions. Though we have successfully found the cure and vaccinated almost all. Still the disease needs to be addressed seriously. Covid 19 starts with small infections on your throat with heavy fever and cold. If you have any of this symptoms you have to go to the local hospital and should get tested. There is no worries. The disease we have fully brought under control and made significant improvement. If you are not vaccinated it is very necessary to get vaccinated.
After covid-19 many people showed significant weight loss that is due to loss of white blood cells. It is very normal. A person used to lose 5-10 % of their total body weight based on the severity. It will take around three months to get completely cured.
When to see a doctor?
If you have a covid 19 symptoms. The very first thing you have to do is to go to the nearby hospital and get checked. If you have not got vaccinated the first thing you have to do is to get vaccinated. Vaccination is very important step in fighting covid 19 and also important step in protecting your family. The more fast you do the more safe you are.
Why it is important to take a blood test?
It is very important to take a blood test. Not only for covid 19 but also for all the illnesses. Checking your blood test is very important. Your doctors will do all the blood tests that includes haemoglobin levels, lymphocytes, neutrophil counts, WBC and RBC counts. Your doctor will also check about your BP and diabetes history. They will also check about conditions of your heart and kidney. The tests are absolutely normal and no worries. If you have any faults the doctor will treat you accordingly. As i said, the more earlier you show up the more safe you are.
What to do after covid?
We have made a lot of progress in treating the corona virus. The first hing you have to do is to get yourself vaccinated and also if you have any corona virus symptoms the first thing you have to do is to go to the nearby hospital. It is very normal to lose some weight after covid so no worries. It is normal to lose 5-10% of your weight.
How to regain weight after unexplained weight loss?
It is a very normal to lose weight after covid-19. It is important to have a blood test to make sure that everything is normal. It is very common to lose some weight after covid-19. It will take at least three months to recover from your weight loss. All you have to do is to eat healthy foods. Add lot of veggies and greens to your diet.
FAQ on Covid and unexplained weight loss.
Does covid make you to loose your appetite?
Yes. People have covid tend to avoid foods. That is you loose taste for a short period. Also covid gives you fever and cold making you to loose your appetite.
How much weight loss is serious?
It is normal to have 5-10% weight loss. Above that considered serious. If you are not recovering from the weight loss you should immediately approach the doctor.
What to do after unexpected weight loss?
You will normally recover after two months. Eat healthy foods and do a lot of exercises. Drink plenty of water getting hydrated is important step in recovering from weight loss.