It’s not possible to make sure the distinction between variants caused the distinction in long Covid numbers.
Lead man of science Dr Claire Steves said:
“The omicron variant seems considerably less seemingly to cause long Covid than previous variants – however still, one out of each twenty three those who catches Covid-19 goes on to possess symptoms for over four weeks.
“Given the numbers of individuals affected, it is vital that we still support them at work, reception and inside the NHS.”
Officials estimate long Covid has affected a minimum of 2 million folks within the kingdom.
Prior to the letter of the alphabet wave, the estimate was regarding 1.3 million.