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The Long And Short Of Long COVID with Dr. Ashish Jha

The Long And Short Of Long COVID with Dr. Ashish Jha

What A Day - September 27, 2021 - 22:07

As many as one in five people who became ill with COVID-19 have reportedly developed long-term symptoms that last well after they’ve recovered from the initial infection. Informally called “Long COVID,” the condition is associated with chronic fatigue, brain fogginess, headaches, and more. We interview Dr. Ashish Jha from the Brown School of Public Health, who’s launched a new study to look at Long COVID’s effects on people, health care, workplaces and more.And in headlines: Germany holds a parliamentary election, the World Health Organization resuscitates the investigation into COVID-19’s origins, and Biden gets an even bigger victory margin in Arizona’s GOP-led 2020 election audit.Show Notes:Brown School of Public Health: “Global Epidemics: Long COVID” – https://bit.ly/3ibhiJlFor a transcript of this episode, please visit crooked.com/whataday

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