Surge in good news: Asthma no longer thought to be a risk factor for Covid-19

Yay.

Compared to the general population, people with asthma were actually 14% less likely to get COVID-19 and much less likely to be hospitalized with the disease.

The risk of death from COVID-19 was the same for people with asthma and those without it, according to the researchers at the George Institute for Global Health, in New South Wales, Australia.

Source: COVID-19 not more deadly for people with asthma, study shows – UPI.com