Strokes, Delirium and Dizziness: Here’s What We Know About How the Coronavirus Can Affect the Brain

“When news of a respiratory illness spreading through China first broke, Dr. S. Andrew Josephson — chair of neurology at the University of California, San Francisco — didn’t anticipate that his department would be involved. “When I first heard about it … I said, ‘This isn’t going to involve my day job,’” Josephson, who is also the editor in chief of JAMA Neurology, tells Yahoo Life.

But within a few weeks of COVID-19 arriving in the United States, patients began showing neurological symptoms, and Josephson realized he was wrong. “It turns out, I care for these patients every day,” he says.”

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