Long Covid Symptoms and Treatment: What We Know So Far

Jennifer E. Engen

Among the many confounding aspects of the coronavirus is the spectrum of possible symptoms, as well as their severity and duration. Some people develop mild illness and recover quickly, with no lasting effects. But studies estimate that 10 to 30 percent of people report persistent or new medical issues months […]

How Do You Know if You Have Long COVID?

Jennifer E. Engen

Key Takeaways Lasting symptoms don’t have to be debilitating to be considered long COVID. A standardized definition for long COVID can help health care providers diagnose their patients. The potential treatment options for long COVID depend on an individual’s symptoms. Anyone who becomes infected with COVID-19 can experience a wide […]

Exercise May Lower Risk of Long COVID Symptoms

Jennifer E. Engen

While the race to find a cure for long COVID is well underway, researchers and doctors are still struggling to treat the disease in the present moment. Long COVID, or the long-lasting health problems that arise after an acute COVID-19 infection, can cause a slew of debilitating symptoms. However, there […]