'Long COVID' Patients Face Daunting Symptoms, Expenses; Syndrome Not Well UnderstoodHarvard economists estimate if the pandemic ends in the fall, the cost of COVID will be a astronomical $16 trillion. Included on that spreadsheet is a certain group of patients who are suffering from the lingering symptoms of a COVID infection, a syndrome is now known as long COVID.
COVID: Vaccine A Shot Of Relief For Many Suffering With Mysterious 'Long-Haul Syndrome'According to patients, the COVID-19 vaccine may offer some kind of benefit as a treatment for a mysterious ailment now known as 'long-haul syndrome.'
COVID Long-Haulers Find Relief Among Fellow Sufferers on Road to RecoveryAbout 10 percent of patients experience lingering misery after they no longer test positive for COVID-19. They're the "long-haulers" and doctors at UCSF established an online support group for them that is the first of its kind in the nation.
'Long-Haulers' Face Debilitating Chronic Health Issues Following Coronavirus RecoveryDoctors are reporting cases of people who have recovered from COVID-19 and who then continue to battle a litany of chronic medical issues.