Due to Panic Buying, Rare Disease Patients Run Out of Tissue! – Panic buying behavior in the midst of the Covid-19 corona virus outbreak, seems to have a greater impact than just the stock of the mask until the tissues are used up. Some people may find it difficult to suffer from this phenomenon.
Like Peter Oxford, a sufferer of a rare disease that runs out of tissue, even though he really needs it. The man from Sydney is suffering from cystic fibrosis, reported by the Daily Mail.
Recently, Peter Oxford is undergoing a new method of treatment that makes him cough and mucus more often. Therefore, he really needed a tissue to prevent the liquid from polluting the environment or other people every day.
However, Peter Oxford actually ran out and did not find a single tissue box in supermarkets and other stores. Peter also pleaded with people not to hoard masks to tissue in the midst of the corona of Covid-19 corona.
Until finally, Peter wrote a message or note to his apartment neighbor in the elevator. Peter begs his neighbor to exchange tissue with his toilet paper roll.
“For the neighbors, I can’t find masks anywhere in our supermarket. I have cystic fibrosis and need tissue every day. Does anyone have a tissue box and am willing to leave it in front of my apartment door? I will exchange it for toilet paper rolls, “he wrote in a note.
After a few hours Peter Oxford put the note in the elevator of his apartment, a kind neighbor also gave him a box of tissue placed in front of the door.
However, Peter Oxford still has to go to the supermarket every 4 days to check and buy a box of tissue again if available. Bandar Ceme Bonus
“I went to supermarkets in Roseberry, Greensquare, Waterloo, Zetland to Bunnings, but there were no tissue boxes. I almost cried and was very worried because of that. People with disabilities and people with chronic diseases were harmed by panic buying,” said Peter Oxford .
A few days later, Peter Oxford finally found a box of tissue containing 80 pcs at a price of more than 3 dollars. The price of a box of tissue containing 80 pcs is also 3 times the usual.
“Usually 1 dollar is enough to buy 200 pcs of tissue. I don’t have a family and support myself. However, the panic caused by the Covid-19 corona virus has spent more money on people like me,” he said.
Now, supermarkets have imposed restrictions on buying masks to tissues due to panic buying. Some supermarkets limit their customers to only buy 2-4 boxes of tissue and masks.