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One underlying health condition raises risk of intensive care or death with coronavirus by 80%

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

Overall, 20 per cent of patients in hospital with COVID-19 who had a health condition ended up either in ICU, needing ventilation or dying compared to five per cent of healthy people.
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Obesity and coronavirus - are obese people more at risk from Covid-19?

Obesity and coronavirus - are obese people more at risk from Covid-19?

1 month ago   |   By The Irish Sun

MORE than 1.5 million Brits are at high risk if they catch coronavirus, including the over 70s and those who are suffering from one of the underlying health conditions outlined by the NHS.
People who are obese or seriously overweight are also fall into the at risk group, but what does this mean? Here's everything we know.
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In the past, studies have shown overweight and obese people are at greater risk of serious complications or death from infections, like flu. Getty Images - Getty
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