A new Science perspective by Ziyad Al-Aly and Eric Topol adds to the calls for governments to take action to meet the challenges posed by Long Covid.
New research from Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis and the Veterans Affairs St. Louis Health Care System shows that COVID-19 is significantly more harmful than flu and that most of the harms of COVID-19 and seasonal influenza come after the acute phase of the illness has passed.
Government agency advises clinicians that Covid is causing heart, lung and brain damage.
Official public health advice is to avoid covid by wearing N95 respirators
The World Health Organization has joined the US CDC and HHS in providing new guidance on the ongoing public health threat posed by Long Covid.
Study shows risk of Long Covid is very common after Omicron reinfection, but is anyone listening?
On 19 May 2023, the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) advised, “Repeat COVID infections increase your risk for both hospitalization and Long COVID.”