heart symptoms and covid

February 22, 2022
More evidence of heart issues post COVID-19

The most common type of long haulers we are seeing have shortness of breath, chest discomfort, and fast heart rate. But when we investigate them for heart disease they come back as normal.

Dr. Saurabh Rajpal, cardiologist at Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, on heart issues post-COVID.
  • The Washington Post published a lengthy report as a follow-up to a recent study, which we covered on SmartHER News, published in Nature on cardiovascular problems after COVID-19.
  • Why It Matters: “We are expecting a tidal wave of cardiovascular events in the coming years from direct and indirect causes of covid,” said Donald M. Lloyd-Jones, president of the American Heart Association.

Five months post-covid, Nicole Murphy’s heart rate is still doing strange things

Our report on the Nature study detailing an association with heart issues a year post-COVID.

by Jenna Lee,