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Coronavirus harms the brain and nervous system of one in three patients

A new study shows that coronavirus (COVID-19) can impair the neurological functions of patients with the disease. Researchers from the Huanzhong University of Science and Technology in Wuhan, China looked at case records of COVID-19 patients and found symptoms of brain and nerve problems in over a third of COVID-19 patients and in nearly half of those with severe infections, which include headaches, stumbling, nerve pain, slurred speech and seizures. According to the team, the presence of these symptoms can indicate that a person is more likely to deteriorate from COVID-19 and even die sooner.  Read more.....

 

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