A mother-of-five whose children are believed to be suffering the long-term effects of coronavirus says she wants the condition to be fully recognised by senior doctors.
Charlie Mountford-Hill, 37, from Milton Keynes, suspects the whole family caught Covid-19 last March before wider testing for the virus was available. They continue to experience symptoms including shortness of breath and bruising.
She said a “big breakthrough” came recently when a new consultant diagnosed her son Indy with “long Covid”. However, she told an All-Party Parliamentary Group not enough was being done to help her and other families, with a lord calling it