Dealing with Long Covid: Lessons Learned from Post-Concussive Syndrome

I’m writing this partially as a self-reflection and in hopes that something I say here helps someone else. I’m currently navigating the post-acute Covid strangeness and I realized that I’m better able to cope with it because of what I’ve gone through previously with post-concussive syndrome.

I’m currently over five weeks out from starting to feel unwell. Although I had a negative test, I had all the symptoms (loss of taste/smell, fever, dry cough, shortness of breath, etc.) and after two weeks of the…