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Virus appears to strike men, overweight people harder

Obesity adds to health risks in general, with an increase in the incidence of diabetes and hypertension—both identified as aggravating factors of COVID-19 in Italian and Chinese studies. Image: Mladen Zivkovic/IStock.com via AFP Relaxnews

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