Pharmacist Provides Evidence That SarsCov2 Antibody Tests Also States That It Picks Up Non-SarsCov2 Strains Linked To Common Colds And Flu

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Pharmacist provides evidence that the SarsCov2 antibody tests also states that it picks up non-SarsCov2 strains such as Coronavirus HKU1, NL63, OC43 or 229E. These other strains that the tests are picking up are common with regular yearly colds and flu.

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Excerpt: Common Human Coronaviruses, including types 229E, NL63, OC43, and HKU1, usually cause mild to moderate upper-respiratory tract illnesses, like the common cold. Most people get infected with one or more of these viruses at some point in their lives. This information applies to common human coronaviruses and should not be confused with coronavirus disease 2019 (formerly referred to as 2019 Novel Coronavirus).
Symptoms of common human coronaviruses:
runny nose
sore throat
general feeling of being unwell
Human coronaviruses can sometimes cause lower-respiratory tract illnesses, such as pneumonia or bronchitis. This is more common in people with cardiopulmonary disease, people with weakened immune systems, infants, and older adults.