Melania Trump confessed that her son was tested positive a few days away from her and the American president, but she showed no symptoms, and now their tests are negative.
“In a way, I’m glad we went through this at the same time because that way we were able to take care of each other and spend time together,” reads her essay published on the White House website.
Melania Trump wrote that her symptoms were mild, but that they “appeared all at once” and for a few days she experienced a real carousel of symptoms: coughing, headaches and all over her body, and she felt “extremely tired” all the time. .
But, she says, the biggest impact of the disease was “the opportunity to reflect on things – family, friends, work and staying honest with yourself.”
“After my husband was transported to Walter Reed as a precaution, I spent much of my time reflecting on my family. I also thought of the hundreds of thousands of people across the country who have been affected by this non-discriminatory disease. We are in an unprecedented period – and in the context of the fast-approaching elections, it has been easy for us all to be caught in a wave of negative energy. “
She said she opted for a more natural treatment consisting mainly of vitamins and healthy foods. The First Lady mentioned that she would resume her duties as soon as she could, thus suggesting that she was still recovering from her illness.
The US president says he is immune after being hospitalized and receiving antibody treatment and feels “strong”, he is resuming his election campaign as soon as he receives a green light from doctors. However, Donald Trump had a moderate form of the disease, requiring oxygen at one point, and his treatment ended only a few days ago after the diagnosis received two weeks ago.
Donald Trump admitted to his supporters that his son Barron also had COVID-19, but that the 14-year-old went through the disease very easily.
“I don’t think he even felt like he had anything because they are young, have strong immune systems and are battling the disease instantly,” he said, noting that his son was not even diagnosed well.
“It simply came to our notice then. People have the disease and then it passes. Take the kids to school again, “Trump told his supporters.