COVID-19 long-haulers: Dealing with long-term effects after getting the virus

Lisa Riley Roche As most Utahns look forward to COVID-19 no longer dominating their daily lives, those who’ve had the deadly virus and continue to struggle with debilitating and difficult-to-treat long-term symptoms are hoping they won’t be forgotten….

Santa Cruz County ‘long haulers’ work to get back to pre-pandemic shape – Santa Cruz Sentinel

Melissa Hartman SANTA CRUZ — Despite Santa Cruz County’s improvements in its COVID-19 case numbers, pulmonologists are working with patients sick from the results of their case months later. Dignity Health pulmonologist Dr. Michael Ellison has seen as…

They Tested Negative for Covid. Still, They Have Long Covid Symptoms.

Lydia Zuraw Kristin Novotny once led an active life, with regular CrossFit workouts and football in the front yard with her children — plus a job managing the kitchen at a middle school. Now, the 33-year-old mother of…

Will care of COVID long-haulers be Georgia’s next health crisis?

ajc While Georgia, like the rest of the nation, has focused on reducing and limiting the number of COVID-19 cases and deaths, little attention has been paid to the long-term impact of the disease on people of all…

Why volunteering as a ‘vaccine angel’ has been ‘really good medicine’ during the pandemic

Yahoo A registered nurse receives her second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at the Dallas County mass vaccination site at Fair Park in Dallas. Some are booking their appointments with the aid of individuals or networks of volunteers…

Can Vaccination Improve Symptoms for People with Long COVID?

Healthline Some people with lingering COVID symptoms find relief after receiving the COVID-19 vaccine.A new UK study found evidence that after a vaccine people with long COVID-19 may feel better. But more research is needed to know if…

CytoDyn’s COVID-19 Long-Hauler’s Trial Closed as Enrollment Exceeds Goals Other OTC:CYDY

CytoDyn Inc. VANCOUVER, Washington, April 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CytoDyn Inc. (OTC.QB: CYDY), (“CytoDyn” or the “Company”), a late-stage biotechnology company developing leronlimab (PRO 140), a CCR5 antagonist with potential multiple therapeutic indications, announced today its COVID-19…

New cookbook helps people who lost taste and smell due to covid

Washington Post Back then, Dixon was unaware that she was experiencing a symptom of covid-19, and that she would become a covid “long-hauler,” with her sense of taste and smell disappearing for nearly a full year because of…

Americans travel to get covid vaccine

Washington Post One year into the pandemic, Americans are focused on travel precautions, vaccine passports and securing vaccination appointments. While the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released new travel guidelines saying it is safe for fully vaccinated…

NYC Launches Care Program For ‘Long Haul’ COVID Patients

/staff/sydney-pereira New York City’s Test & Trace program is launching an initiative to help patients suffering from COVID-19 symptoms long after coronavirus leaves their system. The AfterCare program, run through the city’s public hospital system, will start reaching…