One-third of young adults may at risk of severe COVID-19, especially if they smoke or vape

One-third of young adults may at risk of severe COVID-19, especially if they smoke or vape

One-third of young people across the country may be at risk of getting seriously sick with COVID-19, especially if they smoke or vape, according to a UCSF study published Monday in the Journal of Adolescent Health. Smoking was the most common risk factor for severe COVID-19 complications among otherwise largely healthy young people, the study found.

By Miki