Isaac Chow finds himself constantly short of breath. Photo: Dickson Lee Isaac Chow finds himself constantly short of breath. Photo: Dickson Lee
Isaac Chow finds himself constantly short of breath. Photo: Dickson Lee

What is ‘long Covid’? From shortness of breath to fatigue and memory loss, Hongkongers share mystery tales of post-illness symptoms

  • Medical experts are still unclear what causes strange conditions and why only some patients experience them, but urge the setting up of a support system
  • The less than 5 per cent of recovered Covid-19 patients in the city reporting such symptoms contrasts with about 30 to 40 per cent in some Western countries

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Isaac Chow finds himself constantly short of breath. Photo: Dickson Lee Isaac Chow finds himself constantly short of breath. Photo: Dickson Lee
Isaac Chow finds himself constantly short of breath. Photo: Dickson Lee
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