NJ Spotlight News

One woman's battle against 'long COVID-19'

Clip: 05/30/2022 | 4m 26s | Video has closed captioning.

Teacher Monica DeStasio caught COVID-19 around Christmas 2021, and her breathing problems got worse as the illness progressed. But when her struggles continued for months after the infection, she learned she was experiencing "long COVID-19." DeStasio is part of a growing group of people who have a multitude of symptoms that can last long after their initial COVID-19 illness.

Aired: 05/30/22

Rating: NR

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