The chasm between what long-COVID researchers are reporting (occurs in 10-30% of infections, risk rising with each additional infection, outcomes deadly or disabling, research substantiated over and over) and how the government/media/public is acting (la-la-la, “it’s all behind us now”) is immense.
These assessments of reality can’t both be true.
I’m gonna go with what the researchers and rich people know.
An extraordinary compilation of long COVID research to date:
Long COVID – major findings, mechanisms, and recommendations
See also Why bat viruses clobber humans.