Why Covid-19’s Impact on Health Is a Long-Term Worry

1. What are the persistent ailments?

Surveys and preliminary research indicate the most commonly reported include fatigue, breathlessness, headache, insomnia, chest pain, joint pain, coughing, loss of taste and smell, intermittent fevers and skin rashes. Less frequently, hearing problems, “brain fog,” mental-health problems and hair loss have been reported, though these have yet to be confirmed by studies. Besides these general symptoms, specific organ dysfunction has been reported, involving primarily the heart, lungs, and brain — even among those whose acute infection led to no discernible symptoms. But the science is still evolving and there’s no consensus yet on a clinical definition for long, or post-acute, Covid.

It probably increases with the severity of the initial bout of Covid-19. For instance, two-thirds of patients who had mild-to-moderate Covid-19 reported at least one persistent symptom 60 days after falling ill, according to a French study that followed 150 non-critical patients from

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How companies, health providers are moving to address COVID-19’s toll on mental health

Increased awareness about mental health needs in the U.S. — and companies willing to address the subject — have been on the rise during the COVID-19 pandemic, providing a much-needed boost to a trend that began with the opioid crisis.

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released data showing at least one-third of Americans show signs of clinical anxiety or depression. Separately, a recent study from Philadelphia-based behavioral health platform NeuroFlow shows a rapid spike in searches for therapists.

Amid a boom in digital services ranging from educational and guidance apps to virtual visits, the renewed emphasis on mental health underscores how the fallout from the coronavirus outbreak has put mindfulness in the spotlight. It’s also spurred at least one major insurer to make mental health a primary focus.

Cigna (CI) CEO David Cordani told Yahoo Finance the pandemic has both reinforced and accelerated an internal

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COVID-19’s impact Global Medicine Cabinets Market 2020 Production, Revenue, Price and Gross Margin Analysis with Forecasts to 2025

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Sep 04, 2020 (The Expresswire) —
Global “Medicine Cabinets Market” is segmented by region, players, by Type, and by Application. Players, stakeholders, and other participants in the global Medicine Cabinets market will be able to gain the superior as they use the report as a powerful resource. The segmental analysis focuses on revenue and forecast by region by Type and by Application in terms of revenue and forecast for the period 2020-2026.

Under COVID-19 outbreak globally, this report provides 360 degrees of analysis from supply chain, import and export control to regional government policy and future influence on the industry. Detailed analysis about market status (2015-2020), enterprise competition pattern, advantages and disadvantages of enterprise products, industry development trends (2020-2025), regional industrial layout characteristics and macroeconomic policies, industrial policy has also been included.

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