COVID-19: long-term health effects

Information and guidance on persistent health problems reported following acute COVID-19 disease.



There is accumulating evidence to suggest that cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) who have experienced both mild and severe symptoms can experience long-term health effects.

This document provides information on the health problems reported in COVID-19 cases following acute disease, and guidance for healthcare professionals on how to advise recovering COVID-19 patients.

Published 7 September 2020