“I wanted to show everyone how hard it can be to be intubated for weeks. The coronavirus has reduced my lung capacity, but now I get stronger every day. I’ll be back the same as before,” the man wrote on Instagram.
“I thought I was young enough to get away with it, and I know a lot of people think the same thing. With my post I wanted to show that it can happen to everyone. It doesn’t matter if you’re young or old or if you have pre-existing medical conditions, it can still hit you, “Schultz said to BuzzFeed.