artist's rendering of the coronavirus

Medicine’s Robert Salata speaks on the lasting health effects of COVID-19

COVID-19 can cause strange, unpredictable health problems that linger for months

Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Robert Salata, a professor at the School of Medicine, weighed in on the phenomenon of “long-haulers”―COVID-19 survivors who struggle with symptoms many weeks or months after getting sick. As the pandemic stretches on, doctors and scientists are learning the disease is far more unpredictable than a simple respiratory virus.