Although most people with COVID-19 get better within weeks of illness, some people experience Long COVID.
Long COVID is a condition where people experience a wide range of symptoms weeks, months, or even years after their initial infection. Even people who did not have COVID-19 symptoms in the days or weeks after they were infected can experience Long COVID. Learn more.
Medical experts around the world are working to learn more about short- and long-term health effects associated with COVID-19, who gets them, and why. Read current information on Long COVID from the CDC: Post-COVID Conditions – CDC.gov