'I couldn't even reach for the tissues': Financial adviser discusses her Covid-19 experience

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Susie Foottit: “I couldn’t even reach a box of issues on the side of my bed."
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Susie Foottit: “I couldn’t even reach a box of issues on the side of my bed."

Helm Godfrey director, shareholder and adviser Susie Foottit came down with the coronavirus 10 days ago. But thanks to a strong immune system, she says, she is on the mend and feeling much better.

What started as a dry cough - as is typical with the coronavirus - her illness soon became an energy-sapping flu that left the financial adviser bed-bound and barely able to remember the first four...

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