As early as summer 2020, reports began to emerge of people continuing to experience poor health, including lingering fatigue, after an acute case of Covid-19. Now called post-acute sequelae of SARS-CoV-2 infection (PASC)—or more simply post-Covid syndrome or long Covid—the phenomenon affects more than 20 percent of people who’ve had and recovered from Covid, according […]
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