Tag Archives: Symptoms

A Third of COVID Survivors Have Long-Haul Symptoms

Nearly 31% of patients said they had a worse health-related quality of life now, compared to before getting COVID-19, the researchers reported. It’s not yet clear why COVID-19 causes these lasting effects. Many viruses are capable of creating what’s known as “post-viral syndrome,” which experts describe as health problems that persist long after the infection… Read More »

Woman’s disgusting COVID symptoms

Those suffering from ‘long COVID’ have reported smelling fish and super-strong urine – as more worrying symptoms of the killer virus emerge. Ear, nose and throat surgeon Professor Nirmal Kumar said the “very strange” symptom – parosmia – seems to be particularly affecting the young and healthcare workers. He was among the first medics to… Read More »

Blown up in smoke: Young adults who vape at greater risk of COVID symptoms

COVID-19 has swept across the globe, infecting millions and resulting in hundreds of thousands of deaths. Substantial resources have been invested into understanding individual vulnerability in order to protect those at greatest risk. Age is the most often cited risk factor; 75% of US deaths have been in people over the age of 65, while… Read More »