Health & Fit Dr. Fauci Just Warned of This 'Very Disturbing' COVID Symptom

19:06  14 august  2020
19:06  14 august  2020 Source:   eatthis.com

Dr. Fauci Just Admitted Some Very Disturbing News

  Dr. Fauci Just Admitted Some Very Disturbing News Dr. Fauci admitted that he hasn’t seen Trump at the White House since early June and hasn’t briefed him on the pandemic in at least two months."I don't think it's an exaggeration to say we have a serious ongoing problem, right now, as we speak," he said, adding: "What worries me is the slope of the curve. It still looks like it's exponential.

Fever or chills, dry cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, loss of sense of smell and taste. These are just a few of the scary symptoms that people infected with COVID-19 are reporting. Usually it takes a few weeks—or even more than a month—for these manifestations of the highly infectious virus to subside. Most people do get better. However, there are some people who are battling symptoms of the virus log after the infection subsides, a phenomenon that Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's leading infectious disease expert, deems "very disturbing."

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He's Concerned for 'Long-Haulers'

During an Instagram interview with actor and UT Austin Professor Matthew McConaughe on Thursday, the NIH Director expressed his concern about what the group of people the medical world has come to describe as "long haulers."

"We're starting to see more and more people who apparently recover from the actual viral part of it, and then weeks later, they feel weak, they feel tired, they feel sluggish, they feel short of breath," Fauci, a key member of the White House Coronavirus Task Force, explained. Read all 98 Symptoms Coronavirus Patients Say They've Had right here.

"It's a chronic projection forward of symptoms, even though the virus is gone, and we think that's probably an immunological effect."

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He admitted that although health experts are researching the phenomenon and learning more about it every week, they are still puzzled why some people are left with these puzzling symptoms, while others make a complete recovery.

"It's very disturbing, because if this is true for a lot of people, then just recovering from this may not be OK."

The CDC Confirms His Worries

In late July, the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published a report confirming that thirty-five percent of coronavirus sufferers surveyed by the agency were still experiencing its wrath two to three weeks after testing positive for the virus. An interesting aspect of their study is that they only surveyed individuals with the virus who hadn't been admitted into a hospital, signifying a seemingly milder infection. Additionally, those who reported lingering symptoms weren't just older people. 26% of those between the ages of 18 to 34 and 32% of those 35 to 49 reported longer term symptoms.

"COVID-19 can result in prolonged illness even among persons with milder outpatient illness, including young adults," the report's authors wrote. Until a vaccine is widely available, do everything you can to prevent getting—and spreading—COVID-19: Wear a face mask, get tested if you think you have coronavirus, avoid crowds (and bars, and house parties), practice social distancing, only run essential errands, wash your hands regularly, disinfect frequently touched surfaces, and to get through this pandemic at your healthiest, don't miss these 37 Places You're Most Likely to Catch Coronavirus.

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