Covid Chronicles: Medicines and Self-medication
I have had stomach and digestion issues since I was young, but it was never really treated. The last time I took strong pain killers I suffered an allergic reaction. As it was a struggle to visit the doctor before corona already, I felt even more uneasy about trying to get an appointment during the pandemic. I just took some over the counter medicines against pain and for the protection of the stomach. It didn’t do anything though.
This material is part of the Covid Chronicles from the Margins project, funded by The Open University and The Hague. The project aims to highlight the impact of the pandemic on refugees, asylum seekers & undocumented migrants.
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