Causes Or Cures

Predictors for Becoming a COVID Long Hauler, with Dr. Chuck Downs

April 25, 2021 Dr. Eeks|Dr. Chuck Downs Episode 67
Causes Or Cures
Predictors for Becoming a COVID Long Hauler, with Dr. Chuck Downs
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Causes Or Cures
Predictors for Becoming a COVID Long Hauler, with Dr. Chuck Downs
Apr 25, 2021 Episode 67
Dr. Eeks|Dr. Chuck Downs

We hear a lot about COVID Long Haulers and the symptoms they experience, but are there any predicting factors for becoming one?
 
In this podcast, Dr. Eeks chats with Dr. Chuck Downs about his ongoing research on COVID Long Haulers. He discusses predicting factors for becoming a Long Hauler ( including age, sex, BMI); one's risk of becoming a COVID Long Hauler when he/she has asymptomatic COVID vs symptomatic COVID; the most common long-haul symptoms and how long they last; if vaccinations help Long Haulers or not, and the predominant theories about why long-haul symptoms happen in some people.

Dr. Downs was the Associate Dean for Research at the University of Miami and is an Associate Professor at the School of Nursing and Health Studies. He and his team have published several papers on COVID long-haul symptoms.



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We hear a lot about COVID Long Haulers and the symptoms they experience, but are there any predicting factors for becoming one?
 
In this podcast, Dr. Eeks chats with Dr. Chuck Downs about his ongoing research on COVID Long Haulers. He discusses predicting factors for becoming a Long Hauler ( including age, sex, BMI); one's risk of becoming a COVID Long Hauler when he/she has asymptomatic COVID vs symptomatic COVID; the most common long-haul symptoms and how long they last; if vaccinations help Long Haulers or not, and the predominant theories about why long-haul symptoms happen in some people.

Dr. Downs was the Associate Dean for Research at the University of Miami and is an Associate Professor at the School of Nursing and Health Studies. He and his team have published several papers on COVID long-haul symptoms.



To follow Dr. Eeks on Instagram here.
Or Facebook here.
Or Twitter
Or Youtube
Subcribe to her Newsletter here!
Listen to her parody,Yours in Wellness, here