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Smokers are more likely to severe form of the occurrence of coronavirus infection than others. This was reported on the official website of Rospotrebnadzor.
The Ministry reported that light smokers are already damaged and therefore the risk of severe disease higher. In addition, tobacco use increases the risk of infection through the mouth.
The CPS calls on all citizens to stop Smoking and to protect themselves and their loved ones, as inhalation of secondhand smoke also negatively affects the body.
According to Rospotrebnadzor, 27 percent of the population of the European region of the country using tobacco. More than 35 percent of smokers were men.
Previously a member of the Commission of Moscow city Council on health and public health Lyudmila Stebenkova predicted that the Russian smokers after pandemic coronavirus will massively abandon the harmful habits. According to her, the lungs of smokers weakened mucous loose — virus on them sits well, is evolving and there are many various complications.
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