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‘Significant cognitive deficits’: Study finds COVID affects brain function similar to decade of ageing – The New Daily

People recovering from COVID-19 may suffer significant brain function impacts, with the worst cases linked to mental decline similar to ageing by 10 years.

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People recovering from COVID-19 may suffer significant brain function impacts, with the worst cases of the infection linked to mental decline equivalent to the brain ageing by 10 years, researchers have warned.
A non-peer-reviewed study of more than 84,000 people, led by Adam Hampshire, a doctor at Imperial College London, found that in some severe cases, coronavirus infection is linked to substantial cognitive deficits for months.
“Our analyses … align with the view that there are chronic cognitive…

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