The comedian called to take the pandemic seriously and avoid going out as much as possible, something that in his case he could not fulfill because he had to go to work
The standup Carlos Ballarta revealed this Wednesday that suffers COVID-19.
Through a live broadcast on his social networks, he explained that last Sunday he presented strong symptoms of diarrhea which lasted until Monday, in addition to temperature high, headache and dizziness.
I was in contact with a doctor through an application, I told her my symptoms, how I felt, that I had this problem of diarrhea and what I thought was a very strong temperature. He prescribed me some medicines, he told me to take a lot of electrolytes so that I wouldn’t get dehydrated, water, ”he said.
Carlos Ballarta He pointed out that due to his symptoms, the doctor asked him to have the COVID-19 test, which was carried out on Tuesday with a laboratory whose employees went to his house to take the sample.
I woke up unfortunately with the news that I am infected with COVID-19. He could give it to anyone, one thinks that maybe nothing is happening, that everything will be fine, but it can happen to anyone ”, he added.
The comedian called to take seriously the pandemic and avoid going out as much as possible, something that in his case he could not fulfill because he had to go to work “in order to bring money to my family, to my house”.
It is very difficult to tell them the symptoms, but if it gives you, it gives you and you are going to feel something that you have never felt before. In my case it was not so aggressive at first, but I am still in the first days of symptoms, I have to be under review every day and if something happens stronger I will have to go to a hospital, “he added.
Ballarta asked his followers to take care of themselves and use the necessary protection measures in public spaces because for him it is very difficult to have to tell people with whom he has had contact that he was diagnosed with the coronavirus and to be alert for possible symptoms. .
You feel very idiotic and very bad, but you also do not choose what gives you, when it is your turn. I don’t know, just take care of yourselves as much as possible and get ahead, let’s go out together. ”
With information from López-Dóriga Digital