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First 30 days of Covid poses ‘greatest risk’ of ‘cardiovascular events’

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After novelist Julie Powell, 49, passed away from a cardiac arrest brought on by a Covid infection, health professionals on the internet are issuing warnings about the connection between “cardiovascular events” and Covid. We have a pandemic of vascular inflammation and irregular clotting, a doctor tweeted. The cautions follow new research that shows those with Covid are more susceptible to developing health issues after contracting the illness. A study published in the BMJ’s journal Heart found that the risk of “most” cardiovascular events is “highest in the early post-infection period”. The authors of the study looked at thousands of health records from March 2020 to March 2021 to spot the association. Cardiovascular events refer to the onset of severe health problems that… Read More »First 30 days of Covid poses ‘greatest risk’ of ‘cardiovascular events’