For some patients who have had COVID-19, symptoms of the disease may last long after the infection is over. Dr. Vanichkachorn from the Mayo Clinic CARP talks about common features of Post-COVID Syndrome.
- Most defining feature is profound fatigue
- Patients have reported taking 4-5 hour nap after doing laundry
- Shortness of breath
- CARP is not just for folks getting back to work, but anyone wanting to get back to normal activities
- Anecdotally, patients enjoy the CARP program and are recovering
Connect with other long-haulers talking about living with long-term symptoms, and supporting one another in the online COVID-19 support group.