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More than 70% of Americans hospitalized with COVID-19 had at least 1 underlying health condition, the CDC says - here's the breakdown

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

In the US, 73% of patients hospitalized with COVID-19 have had at least one underlying condition, according to a new CDC report .
People with preexisting health conditions "appear to be at a higher risk for severe disease from COVID-19" than those without, the report said.
Diabetes, chronic lung disease, and heart disease were the most commonly reported conditions among US coronavirus patients.
The CDC is still missing health information for a majority of people who tested positive for the virus, but its early findings are similar to those from China and Italy .
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