As pandemic continues, local doctors see other health problems creeping up

Even if COVID-19 doesn’t get them, people with underlying health conditions may wind up feeling worse

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 08, 2020 2:00 PM CT | Published: July 08, 2020 11:23 AM CT

Lurking in the shadows – or in some cases, right out there in plain sight for anyone willing to look – are myriad unintended health consequences of this pandemic.


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Don Wade

Don Wade

Don Wade has been a Memphis journalist since 1998 and he has won awards for both his sports and news/feature writing. He is originally from Kansas City and is married with three sons.


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