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The Covid-19 pandemic in Francecase
The effects of Covid are not limited to the symptoms of the acute phase. Brain, heart, diabetes, immune system, “Liberation” provides an overview of the possible consequences of the disease.
Almost three years after the appearance of Covid-19, the full range of sequelae of the disease remains poorly known. In France, the eighth wave seems to be on the decline and has not improved the overcrowding of hospitals, mainly thanks to the good vaccination coverage of the population. The Covid no longer seems to be a subject of concern, neither political nor social, despite the 80 daily deaths due to the disease (and a total of at least 156,000 victims in France). Solidarity with vulnerable people has fizzled out and the appearance of the new BQ.1.1 variant does not unleash passions. But the health impact of Covid-19 does not stop at the immediate deaths. The effects of an infection with the Sars-Cov-2 virus several months after the acute phase of the disease are still widespread, and are not limited to the famous long Covid. Brain, heart, diabetes, immune system, Release provides an overview of the possible consequences of the disease.