Vaping Linked to Higher Rates of Covid-19

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Early in the pandemic, one theory as to why young Americans by the novel coronavirus than teens and twentysomethings in other countries was . Now, there’s data to back it up.

In a of 4,351 Americans ages 13 to 24, those who used e-cigarettes were significantly more likely to be diagnosed with Covid-19 than those who didn’t. It’s not just an…