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What Are the Underlying Conditions That Make Covid-19 Worse?

Doctors, politicians, and pundits never fail to tell you that the factor that determines how much patients are at risk is “underlying conditions,” along with age. Rarely do you hear them explaining that it’s specific conditions that compromise the immune system and identify what they are? I was at a routine follow-up with my physician last week and I asked;




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