Vaping and smoking can make COVID-19 worse

Adolescent medicine specialists Dr. Nicholas Chadi and Dr Richard Bélanger warn that young people who smoke or vape may be more likely to develop complications from coronavirus like pneumonia or acute respiratory distress, which could result in hospitalization and/or treatment in an intensive care unit

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