Deadly side effect of covid that appears within a year of infection

Deadly side effect of covid that appears within a year of infection

15.09.2022 0 By admin

A study by Case Western Reserve University in the US found that people over 65 were 50-80% more likely to develop brain disease after contracting Covid than those who did not.

Experts don’t know if covid itself causes the disease or if the virus is simply accelerating the development of Alzheimer’s in people who should have developed it anyway. However, it has been proven that women over 85 years of age are most at risk of the disease.

Study co-author Professor Pamela Davis, a physician and medical researcher , said the reasons why people develop Alzheimer’s are still poorly understood: “But two aspects that are considered important are prior infections, especially viral infections, and inflammation “.