Can't shake your Covid-19 symptoms? Here's why

25% to 30% of all people who contract and survive Covid-19 will continue to suffer from Long Covid, which is the persistence of Covid-19 symptoms three months from the time a person stops being infectious. 

Long Covid cannot be formally diagnosed and there is no way of telling who will suffer from the ailment.

Thanks to the research done by SA's scientific community however, we can tell you why your body isn't recovering. TimesLIVE sat down with Prof Resia Pretorius to discuss what Long Covid is, its symptoms, the physical reason behind it and the efforts that are being made to diagnose and treat the ailment