A third of Covid-19 survivors suffer neurological or mental disorders - study

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Health experts are increasingly concerned by evidence of higher risks of brain and mental health disorders among Covid-19 survivors.
One in three Covid-19 survivors in a study of more than 230,000 mostly American patients were diagnosed with a brain or psychiatric disorder within six months, suggesting the pandemic could lead to a wave of mental and neurological problems, scientists said on Tuesday.

Researchers who conducted the analysis said it was not clear how the virus was linked to psychiatric conditions…
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