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Why Is Age a Factor in COVID-19?

Analysis by Dr. Joseph Mercola Fact Checked

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  • Senescent cells, in combination with the presence of chronic, low-grade inflammation without overt infection, may raise the potential risk for severe disease with COVID-19


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