I'm a COVID-19 Long-Hauler and an Epidemiologist – Here's How It Feels When Symptoms Last for Months

Imagine being young and healthy, a nonsmoker with no preexisting health conditions, and then waking up one morning feeling like you were being suffocated by an unseen force.

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What You Need to Know About COVID-19 Long-Haulers: Q+A with Dr. Jose R. Mercado

An epidemiologist at a top hospital answers our questions about COVID-19 patients who experience long-term symptoms, and what we can learn from previous epidemics.

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COVID-19 “Long-Haulers” Are Finally Being Heard

As many as one-third of COVID-19 patients experience long-term symptoms, according to the CDC.

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I've Had COVID-19 Symptoms for 130 Days and Counting

I was in despair when medical providers dismissed me — until I found the support of thousands of other COVID "long-haulers."

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