Substance Abusers and Those Who Vape are more at Risk
UK Doctors Warn of Vaping and COVID-19 Risk
So vaping and smoking may make young people more vulnerable to coronavirus, which may in turn worsen the damage done to their lungs by vaping or smoking.
‘So what can I do to reduce my risk [of COVID-19]? Stopping smoking, stopping vaping, stopping marijuana and any other inhaled substances – that’s almost certainly going to reduce your risks and how bad the clinical course will be,’ Dr Glantz says.