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Coronavirus Outbreak Smokers at Higher Risk

Yes, According to Experts Smoking person increase Risk of Covid-19 compared to non smokers. However there is not too much data to analysis the complete Coronavirus report for smokers.

One study published in the New England Journal of Medicine in February looked at 1,099 patients in China with COVID-19, showing that of 173 patients who had severe symptoms, 16.9% of them were current smokers and 5.2% had previously smoked. Among the patients with less-severe symptoms, 11.8% were current smokers and 1.3% former smokers.

The World Health Organization (WHO) and a Tasmanian academic and researcher says that Smokers are more likely to get the Coronavirus.

Many Doctors and researchers suggest that now is the best time to quit smoking to avoid the Coronavirus Outbreak.

So its advice for smokers to quit smoking and safe yourself, your family and nation too.

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