Long Covid: What have we learned so far?


FRANCE 24 English

Far from being over, the Covid-19 pandemic has created another widespread problem: long Covid, the persistence of symptoms beyond the initial infection. In some cases this can last months and be seriously debilitating. There are 2 million long Covid patients in France.

The World Health Organization says there are some 145 million worldwide. However, the French government’s scientific council COVARS has concluded that it’s a psychosomatic problem. Has enough been done to understand long Covid?