Here is a little food for thought on the after effects of the flu pandemic of of 1918, whether it applies to covid is still an unknown, but there is that "long covid" thing already.
Indeed. I got sick in March of '20. I'm still not back to the health and vigor I had before. Picked up a couple chronic conditions, and my energy level has suffered considerably. I'm far from alone in that respect; how much damage has that done to the economy?