I’m an independent journalist from Southern California. I focus on science, climate, and public health. My reporting and criticism have appeared in Scientific American, National Geographic, The Guardian, Pacific Standard, WIRED, Ars Technica, Smithsonian, Discover Magazine, Undark, and others. My website is troyfarah.com
Reporting on long COVID while seeing its effects firsthand allowed me to better understand what my sources were going through.
Many Hispanics are being left in the dark about long Covid. This is what some patients have learned through self-advocacy. .
Medical discrimination and a lack of data make it difficult for people of color to get help for post-COVID problems.
Experts are warning that disparities in long Covid will prevail in communities of color while treatment remains inaccessible.