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3.5 mln Canadian adults experience long COVID

Ottawa, Dec 8 (UNI) A total of 3.5 million Canadians, or 11.7 percent of the total adult population reported experiencing long-term symptoms from a COVID-19 infection by June 2023, Statistics Canada said Friday.
Revealing the results of a study in partnership with the Public Health Agency of Canada, the national statistical agency said that of those who continue to experience long-term symptoms, 79.3 percent had been experiencing symptoms for six months or more, including 42.2 percent with symptoms for one year or more.
Long-term symptoms from a COVID-19 infection, or long COVID, are defined as the presence of symptoms three or more months after a COVID-19 infection that could not be explained by anything else.
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