1. Malnutrition linked to higher risk of death from COVID-19  Open Access Government
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COVID-19 patients with a history of malnutrition have an increased need for mechanical ventilation and risk of death, according to new researchCOVID-19 patients with a history of malnutrition have an increased need for mechanical ventilation and risk of death, according to new research

Malnutrition linked to higher risk of death from COVID-19

Malnutrition hampers the proper functioning of the immune system and is known to increase the risk of severe infections for other viruses.Malnutrition hampers the proper functioning of the immune system and is known to increase the risk of severe infections for other viruses.

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