How Concerned Should We Be?

[ad_1] Oct. 18, 2022 – Move over, BA.5. There are some new kids in town and no one is sure yet if we should be worried. But there is concern…

For Many, Long COVID’s Impacts Go On And On, Major Study Says

[ad_1] Oct. 12, 2022 – About 1 in 20 people with long COVID continue to live with symptoms at 18 months, and another 42% reported only some improvement in their…

Epidemic of Brain Fog? Long COVID’s Effects Worry Experts

[ad_1] Oct. 11, 2022 – Weeks after Jeannie Volpe caught COVID-19 in November 2020, she could no longer do her job running sexual assault support groups in Anniston, AL, because…

Desperate Long COVID Patients Turn to Unproven Alternative Therapies

[ad_1] Editor’s note: Find more information about long COVID in Medscape’s Long COVID Resource Center. Sept. 22, 2022 – Entrepreneur Maya McNulty, 49, was one of the first victims of…

Have Long COVID? Here’s Where to Go for Care

[ad_1] Sept. 20, 2022 – Patients who navigate what can feel like an endless series of checkups and lab tests to confirm a long COVID diagnosis face an even harder…

Think You Have Long COVID? See Your Primary Care Doc First

[ad_1] Sept. 2, 2022 – Many patients dealing with debilitating long COVID symptoms that interfere with their day-to-day lives might be tempted to go straight to a specialist – whether…

Why Exercise Doesn’t Help People With Long COVID

[ad_1] Aug. 3, 2022 – When Joel Fram woke up on the morning of March 12, 2020, he had a pretty good idea why he felt so lousy. He lives…

Science Lags Behind for Kids with Long COVID

[ad_1] July 22, 2022 – Emma Sherman, a 13-year-old girl in Ascot, United Kingdom, woke up to a dizzying aura of blind spots and flashing lights in her field of…

Each COVID-19 Reinfection Increases Health Risks

[ad_1] July 7, 2022 – People who get reinfected with the virus that causes COVID-19 have more health risks with each round of reinfection, a large national database study reveals.…

Vaccination Reduces Chance of Getting Long COVID, Studies Say

[ad_1] Feb. 16, 2022 Vaccination against COVID-19 reduces the risk of developing long COVID and improves long COVID symptoms among those who were unvaccinated when infected, according to a new…