Coronavirus (Covid-19) and the brain: Nearly 1 in 3 survivors have neurological or psychiatric diagnosis within 6 months of infection

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Coronavirus (Covid-19) and the brain: Nearly 1 in 3 survivors have neurological or psychiatric  diagnosis within 6 months of infection

“Among 236,379 patients diagnosed with COVID-19, the estimated incidence of a neurological or psychiatric diagnosis in the following 6 months was 33·62% (95% CI 33·17–34·07), with 12·84% (12·36–13·33) receiving their first such diagnosis,” Maxime Taquet, John R. Geddes, Masud Husain, Sierra Luciano and Paul J. Harrison write in a study published in The Lancet Psychiatry. […]

Coronavirus (Covid-19) and the brain: It’s not just a respiratory illness

Coronavirus (Covid-19) and the brain: It’s not just a respiratory illness

Ten days after testing positive for Covid and a week after her fever subsided this August, Hannah Chambers came down with new symptoms she hadn’t experienced before. “I felt a little different,” said Chambers, who is 27 and lives in Davenport, Ia. “I was still in quarantine at that time, but when I woke up […]