FREE SHIPPING on all masks!  Be safe...

Search

    Add your deal, information or promotional text

    From Virus to Protection #4: Who is More Likely to Get a Bad Case?

    • 2 min read

    From Virus to Protection #4: Who is More Likely to Get a Bad Case?

    A blog series on SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19) and how spread can be eliminated.

    This blog series was inspired by the many questions people ask on this topic (see our FAQ links for more)

    Common sense says It's a good idea to ask some important questions about this serious disease threat.

    This question has been well-researched and answered elsewhere.

    Here is a summary with the best links with information we should be aware of:

    According to the CDC:

    People of any age with certain underlying medical conditions are at increased risk for severe illness from COVID-19:

    People of any age with the following conditions are at increased risk of severe illness from COVID-19:

    COVID-19 is a new disease. Currently there are limited data and information about the impact of underlying medical conditions and whether they increase the risk for severe illness from COVID-19. Based on what we know at this time, people with the following conditions might be at an increased risk for severe illness from COVID-19:

    Want to see the evidence behind these lists?

    It is especially important for people at increased risk of severe illness from COVID-19, and those who live with them, to protect themselves from getting COVID-19.

    The best way to protect yourself and to help reduce the spread of the virus that causes COVID-19 is to:

    If you start feeling sick and think you may have COVID-19, get in touch with your healthcare provider within 24 hours.

    Disclaimer: We make no claim that these teachings are up-to-date. Researched by a scientist, they are current understanding, to the best of our knowledge. Consult medical professionals before making medical decisions for yourself or others, just to be sure. Be safe, be careful. SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19) is a serious enemy that can kill.

    The next blog discusses: Does it matter how much virus gets inside your body?

    Leave a comment (all fields required)

    Comments will be approved before showing up.