The impact of long Covid on older adults is just beginning to be documented. Photo: Shutterstock
The impact of long Covid on older adults is just beginning to be documented. Photo: Shutterstock

Coronavirus: Long Covid-19 symptoms among elderly dismissed as ‘just part of ageing’ – new study

  • The impact on older adults is just beginning to be documented in the largest study of its kind published in leading medical journal, the BMJ
  • Symptoms can last months or years, they include fatigue, shortness of breath, elevated heart rate, muscle and joint pain, sleep disruptions, and ‘brain fog’

The impact of long Covid on older adults is just beginning to be documented. Photo: Shutterstock
The impact of long Covid on older adults is just beginning to be documented. Photo: Shutterstock
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