Sen. Sonny Angara thanks frontliners in Instagram post after battling COVID-19

After battling COVID-19, Senator Sonny Angara shares an Instagram post thanking health workers and frontliners who are working amid this pandemic.

The senator was sent home after several days in the ER and the COVID wing. He previously tested positive for the virus, and he just announced that he is now negative and pneumonia-free. Sonny Angara was reported to be the third senator to have contracted the disease.

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After several days in the ER and the covid wing my doctors finally sent me home today– negative for the virus and pneumonia free. Big big thanks to my doctors and nurses for taking care of me and to my family, loved ones, friends for all the prayers, letters and food that you sent. Am truly grateful for the gift of life and even more so now for those at the front lines who safeguard our lives and protect our society. I met nurses and doctors who don't go home anymore, some even doing double duty in other hospitals. They truly truly are REAL HEROES. I will be at home with my son when he celebrates his bday this weekend but many of our health workers will not make it home as a measure of protection for their families. Salamat po and godbless everyone. Hope everyone is safe at home ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝโค๏ธโค๏ธ๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ˜€#covid19 #coronavirus #flattenthecurve #

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“Big big thanks to my doctors and nurses for taking care of me and to my family, loved ones, friends for all the prayers, letters and food that you sent,” the senator says on Instagram. He adds, “I met nurses and doctors who don’t go home anymore, some even doing double duty in other hospitals. They truly truly are REAL HEROES.”

As of writing, there have been 3,660 reported cases of COVID-19 in the Philippines with 163 deaths and 73 recoveries.


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