Coronavirus: Woman, 99, beats Covid-19 just before 100th birthday

Coronavirus: Woman, 99, beats Covid-19 just before 100th birthday

- A 99-year-old woman from Georgia, identified as Maude Burke, has survived the dreaded coronavirus

- Burke battled with Covid-19 for 17 days at Phoebe Putney Health Systems in Albany, Georgia

- The elderly woman was discharged from the hospital just in time for her 100th birthday

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Maude Burke, who hails from Georgia, is one of the many blessed people who have survived the coronavirus.

After a 17-day battle with the dreaded virus, Burke gets to celebrate her very special birthday happy and she can do it while being healthy.

Madam Burke will be turning 100 years and there couldn’t have been a better birthday gift after recovering from coronavirus.

According to, Phoebe Putney Health Systems in Albany, Georgia, disclosed that Maude Burke is the oldest coronavirus patient discharged from the health facility.

Staff gave her a standing ovation as she was wheeled through the hospital.

Phoebe Putney Health Systems further said Burke’s strength and determination helped her pull through.

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See the video clip of hospital staff giving Maude Burke a ovation as she was being wheeled through the facility:

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Meanwhile, earlier reported that LaQuita and Jason Coleman of Birmingham have recounted their experience after they survived Covid-19.

The couple was diagnosed with Covid-19 just days apart from each other barely five months after their marriage.

LaQuita and Jason want others to know they can get through the illness because they survived.

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