• Long COVID symptoms last for more than 1 year, Mount Sinai study shows

    1 month ago - By Healio

    Patients with COVID-19 reported sleep, neurological and other symptoms that often lasted for more than a year, according a retrospective, observational analysis at one health care system.
    “With millions of Americans at risk of developing by the end of the pandemic, a second, longer term public health emergency has emerged,” David Putrino, PhD, director of rehabilitation innovation for the Mount Sinai Health System, said in a press release. “It is imperative to understand the burden of this novel condition and develop targeted interventions.”
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  • ‘Heartbreaking' report shows worsening rates of Indigenous children in care

    ‘Heartbreaking' report shows worsening rates of Indigenous children in care

    1 month ago - By Sydney Morning Herald

    The peak Indigenous children's body predicts the number of children entering out-of-home care could go up by more than 50 per cent in 10 years without action.
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