Sufferers have been calling for clear advice from DHSC
The health minister admits NHS advice for those suffering with long covid is 'bitty' and evidence is still building about the condition.
It's after calls from sufferers who want clear advice from his department.
Symptoms include breathlessness, fatigue, lung issues and heart problems, months after someone is first infected with the virus.
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence, is working to develop guidelines, identify on-going symptoms, and best practice for treatment.
David Ashford says it's unlikely one set of guidance will be appropriate for all those with long covid: