Couch potatoes are more than twice as likely to die from COVID-19: study

Couch potatoes beware! Being sedentary more than doubles the risk of dying from COVID-19, according to new research. A study on the effect of exercise on 48,440 patients diagnosed from Jan. 1 to Oct. 21, 2020, concluded that inactivity was the third-biggest risk factor for severe illness — worse than heart disease, diabetes or smoking,...

Couch potatoes are more than twice as likely to die from COVID-19: study
Couch potatoes beware! Being sedentary more than doubles the risk of dying from COVID-19, according to new research. A study on the effect of exercise on 48,440 patients diagnosed from Jan. 1 to Oct. 21, 2020, concluded that inactivity was the third-biggest risk factor for severe illness — worse than heart disease, diabetes or smoking,...