Who's most likely to end up getting long-COVID symptoms? Survey suggest white women and the elderly worst hit

Bec Pridham
Emma Horn
By Bec Pridham, and Emma Horn
Updated July 18 2022 - 4:42am, first published 4:36am
Why do some people end up with long COVID while others don't?

A study of COVID-19 patients in the United Kingdom has suggested certain genetic markers may be able to determine the likelihood of suffering long-COVID symptoms.

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Bec Pridham

Bec Pridham

Journalist

Emma Horn

Emma Horn

Group video editor

National videographer, filmmaker, and editor. Former features and weekender writer for The Daily Advertiser. Small, quiet, and a student of the Julie Bishop School Of Staring. Usually dressed in something colourful, always snacking on something homemade. Friend to most mothers and all dogs. Got stories? Get in touch. emma.horn@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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