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Study Shows COVID-19 May Cause Brain Aging – WebMD

A new study shows that the coronavirus can affect brain functioning and cause mental decline equivalent to the brain aging by about 10 years. drop in 8.5 IQ points….

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October 29, 2020 — The coronavirus can affect brain functioning and cause mental decline equivalent to the brain aging by about 10 years, according to a new study published on the preprint server MedRxiv. The study hasnt yet been peer-reviewed.
Even those who have recovered from COVID-19 may face chronic cognitive consequences, they found. In the worst cases, the mental decline was similar to a drop in 8.5 IQ points.
The results align with the brain fog reported by many people who, even months…

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