X Factor star Ashley Fongho has examined optimistic for coronavirus regardless of not displaying any of the principle signs.
The rapper, who’s a part of the band Rak-Su, defined that he can nonetheless ‘style and odor’, he doesn’t have a steady cough or a excessive temperature, but he examined optimistic for the virus.
Chatting with Metro.co.uk, Ashley revealed that he received examined for Covid-19 after he began to develop complications and fatigue.
‘I received examined for coronavirus on January 2, and received a optimistic outcome on the third,’ he advised us.
‘My signs began off as complications initially, though over the previous couple of days a cough has developed and extra fatigue.’
The star went on to warn different individuals who additionally don’t present any of the principle signs, to ‘get examined and isolate’ anyway.
Ashley mentioned he displayed no Covid-19 signs (Image: ashley_raksu)
‘The worrying factor for me is that clearly, the federal government desires us to be accountable with out the quantity of testing,’ he continued.
‘So they are saying to solely get checked whenever you lose your sense of style/odor, develop a brand new steady cough or a excessive temperature.’
Ashley displayed no signs of the virus (Image: Rak-Su)
‘I didn’t have any of those signs however was Covid optimistic. It’s scary to assume over the previous yr what number of asymptomatic or mildly symptomatic individuals have had the virus and unfold it as a result of they didn’t assume they had been Covid optimistic,’ he added.
‘So even in case you’re not struggling immensely, I’d urge you to lean on the facet of warning, get examined and isolate.’
Ashley, who rose to fame on the expertise present together with his friends Myles Stephenson, Jamaal Shurland and Mustafa Rahimtulla, went on to share his expertise together with his followers on Instagram.
Rak-Su rose to fame on the X Issue (Image: Dymond/Thames/Syco/REX)
In a collection of movies, the 28-year-old stored his followers up to date on how he was feeling.
Considered one of his followers requested him how he was feeling, to which he replied: ‘Fortunately, I’m alright. I’m consuming like three litres plus of water a day.
‘Recent fruit, recent veg and I used to be pretty wholesome beforehand as properly so contact wooden I’m good. I believe I’m alright.’
One other fan went on to query whether or not his outcome may have been a ‘false postive’.
The rapper went on to elucidate that his sister had additionally examined optimistic for Covid and he did have a headache and ‘fairly a little bit of fatigue’.
What are the principle Covid-19 signs to look out for in accordance with the NHS?
The principle signs of coronavirus (COVID-19) are:
- A excessive temperature – this implies you’re feeling scorching to the touch in your chest or again (you don’t want to measure your temperature)
- A brand new, steady cough – this implies coughing quite a bit for greater than an hour, or 3 or extra coughing episodes in 24 hours (in case you normally have a cough, it could be worse than regular)
- A loss or change to your sense of odor or style – this implies you’ve observed you can not odor or style something, or issues odor or style totally different to regular
If in case you have any of those signs, get a check to examine in case you have coronavirus and keep at house till you get your outcome.