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Cause of long COVID still stumps experts

About a third of COVID-19 survivors suffer a new symptom months later. Experts fear that the surge of Omicron will eventually lead to more cases of long COVID. Four theories on the future of COVID-19 Here’s what the experts have to say ... MORE
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Long COVID symptoms linked to effects on central nerve

Many symptoms associated with long COVID may be linked to effects on the vagus nerve. The vagus nerve is a central nerve in the body. Bill to protect health care providers who defy COVID-19 treatment guidelines What is the vagus nerve? The ... MORE
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Who does long COVID impact the most?

The people who are most effected by long COVID may surprise you. Long COVID persists in those who you may least expect. Walmart: New policy Who gets it? Most of the patients who get long COVID aren’t hospitalized. For most people, the ... MORE
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More long COVID information emerges in new study that finds abnormal immune activity

As it continues to be studied, new information on long COVID becomes available. Australian scientists have reported atypical immune activity in people with long COVID eight months after infection. Can you catch COVID-19 more than once? What is ‘abnormal immune activity’? This ... MORE
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Long COVID: We are getting closer to finding a cause

The Long COVID emerges after a mild COVID-19 infection. Shortness of breath, fatigue, and “brain fog” are among the top symptoms. but there are some that are far more debilitating. World Health Organization defines it as occurring three months after symptomatic COVID-19 ... MORE
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I’m vaccinated: Can I still get long COVID?

A new study has found that long COVID is less likely to appear in those who have been vaccinated. A study out of Israel found that vaccinated people were less likely to report COVID-19 symptoms than those who never caught it. Hochul ... MORE
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Four factors that impact your likelihood of getting long COVID

New research suggests that there are four different factors could increase your chances of getting long COVID. The four identified factors can be found early in COVID-19 infections. New variant in Dr. Fauci’s worst-case scenario for 2022 What are the four telltale ... MORE
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Long COVID linked to brain fog

Researchers admit that there is still more to learn about long COVID and it’s effects on the brain. A new study finds that some preexisting risk factors may make some more likely to get long COVID. Diabetes, anxiety, or depression, are all ... MORE
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Who is most at risk for long COVID?

New research suggests that a blood test could eventually help determine someone’s risk for long COVID. The study found that people who develop long COVID have lower levels of specific antibodies in their blood. Omicron symptoms expressed differently in vaccinated vs. unvaccinated ... MORE
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COVID-19: lingering symptoms may be long COVID

Why are some COVID-19 patients still sick months or years after initial infection? Long COVID or long-haulers COVID is what some are calling lingering symptoms long after the initial infection. COVID-19 cases still high in the Finger Lakes, even as hospitalizations fall ... MORE
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