Air pollution increases likelihood of death from coronavirus, ONS study finds

People living in polluted areas are more likely to die from coronavirus, a new study shows, establishing “some evidence” of a causal link. Experts at the Office for National Statistics (ONS) found strong correlations between atmospheric levels of toxic air and an increased risk of death from the virus. However, their statistical model was unable […]

Coronavirus risk five times higher for young vapers, study finds

Vapers are putting themselves at increased risk from coronavirus, scientists have said after finding that those who use e-cigarettes are five times more likely to be diagnosed with the disease. Stanford University scientists believe damage to the lungs caused by...