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Over 3,500 Americans Died Due to Long COVID

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According to a federal investigation, Long Covid has contributed to the deaths of 3,544 persons in the United States. This shows that the severity of SARS-impact CoV-2 may persist even after the pandemic has ended, according to a Bloomberg story.

The Division of Vital Statistics at the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention studied death certificates until October 7 and determined that the syndrome’s mortality rate peaked in February and was greater among men than women.

Black individuals were the second most affected group, accounting for approximately 10% of all long-lived Covid fatalities, whereas White individuals accounted for approximately 80%.  

According to the CDC, Covid virus has caused the deaths of more than one million Americans. Long Covid, which encompasses immunological, cardiac, and neurological problems, among others, has affected as many as 23 million people in the United States to varying degrees. There is presently no approved treatment.

Despite Harvard University researchers’ prediction that the disease might cost the U.S. $3.7 trillion, the CDC estimates that there have been no fatalities to date. As per WION, multiple academic institutions and research groups are investigating the condition to discover the most effective preventative and therapy approaches.

Although there is some evidence that those who have had vaccines are less likely to develop Covid, the disease can still show in those who have sustained a slight or severe injury.  

About three-quarters of the deaths of long-beaked corvids occurred among adults aged 65 and older. Long Covid has no diagnostic test because its cause is unknown. On US death certificates, several terms used to denote protracted COVID were searched for, including “chronic COVID,” “long haul COVID,” “long hauler COVID,” and “post-acute sequelae of COVID-19.” 

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