The New Clues About Who Will Develop Long Covid

Sumathi Reddy Asthma. Unhealthy gut bacteria. The presence of autoantibodies, usually associated with autoimmune conditions. These are among the risk factors identified in new studies as potentially making someone at greater risk of developing long Covid, a condition…

Long Covid syndrome – the hidden pandemic

Hindustan Times What is long Covid syndrome? The term long Covid was coined by patients who recovered from Covid-19. This condition may be continuous, or symptoms may recur intermittently.    World Health Organization defines long Covid as “post-Covid-19 condition…”…

Living and working with long COVID: “I’m a cell phone battery that is constantly dying”

Aimee Aimee One of the puzzles of the pandemic economy is the ongoing labor shortage, with business owners struggling to find workers amid the so-called “Great Resignation.” But new research points to another — and more troubling —…

Omicron and long Covid: Scientists have theories on the cause and who’s at risk

Yasmin Tayag Even as the number of new Covid-19 cases in the US is dropping, hundreds of thousands of Americans are still testing positive every day. More than 28 million new cases have been reported since Omicron emerged…

Long haul COVID-19 patients find hope in recovery clinics

Agence France-Presse              In this family handout photo Stephanie Hedrick exercises inside her home in Roanoke, Virginia on January 26, 2022. AFP            WASHINGTON — When Stephanie Hedrick realized…

Long haul Covid patients find hope in recovery clinics

France 24 Washington (AFP) – When Stephanie Hedrick realized she was still suffering from shortness of breath, blurry vision and brain fog months after recovering from Covid-19, she knew she needed more help than her primary care doctor…

First COVID case in Blue Earth County hopes to build support group | Local News

Mankato Free Press Before anyone else in Blue Earth County tested positive for the novel coronavirus, Tami Gay did. And yet 22 months and nearly 14,000 county COVID-19 cases later, Gay has not until recently felt healthy enough…

Solving the puzzle for long COVID | Lifestyle

The Guam Daily Post AUSTIN, Texas — Doctors at UT Health Austin have been trying to solve the puzzle of why some COVID-19 patients remain sick for months or now years. Since last July, people who have what…

Covid long haulers face new challenges as they head to college. Universities are listening.

Safia Samee Ali As excited as Lily Rose Clifton is about starting college as a freshman at the University of Washington in a few weeks, she’s just as anxious about attending school in person after being homebound with…

Symptoms of COVID-19 infection continue to haunt Manitoba family

abigailturnerglobal After almost losing his life to COVID-19, Kris Isford says life is anything but back to normal, now months later. “People have to realize, like this virus is serious. It can do a lot of damage…