COVID long-hauler stared down death

Conejo resident documents near fatal experience


SUDDEN CHANGE—Once fit and trim, martial arts expert and retired dentist Neal Murphy rapidly fell ill and became one of the first victims of the coronavirus in early 2020. On death’s door, he lived to tell his story.When death from COVID-19 came knocking, Neal Murphy was prepared to let it in.
The 76-year-old biologist and former dentist contracted the virus in March 2020, likely while on a commercial flight to visit his son, Ryan Murphy, a physician at University of Utah Health.
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