Rachel Maddow Shares Partner Still Can’t Taste, Smell Months After COVID-19


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Rachel Maddow’s partner, Susan Mikula, is still dealing with lingering symptoms of COIVD-19 after facing a scary battle with the virus.

“We had a scare. It was freaking terrifying,” The Rachel Maddow Show host shared with Ryan Seacrest. “We were super worried about her, but she’s resolved. She tests negative now.”

That said, Rachel shared Susan's still suffering from lingering symptoms.

“She’s still dealing with the brain fog and the fatigue and the headaches and she still doesn’t have smell and taste back at all, not even months later,” Rachel shared.

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