Young adults with mild Covid symptoms at risk for long-term heart problems

This stiffness of arteries can increase their risk of cardiovascular complications in later life.

Young adults with mild Covid symptoms at risk for long-term heart problems

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New research has revealed that some young adults who had Covid-19 – but weren’t hospitalized- were found to have increased heart problems after being infected, such as stiffness of arteries.

Cardiovascular complications

This stiffness of arteries can increase their risk of cardiovascular complications in later life.

The research found that Covid-19 can have a detrimental impact on arteries in the body, including the carotid artery which supplies blood to the brain.

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