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People who smoke and suffer from COPD are more vulnerable to COVID-19 complications

Active smokers who have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are more likely to present serious forms of COVID-19. There are yet no studies confirming the relationship between COVID-19 and non-smokers with COPD. While studies continue, different guides have been created with recommendations for achieving the best treatment possible for patients with EPOC who have been infected by COVID.

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