House Call: The ‘Weigh’ Obesity and COVID-19 are Connected


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Can being obese put you at an increased risk of suffering from COVID-19 or other viruses? According to Dr. Aram Jawed, a U.S. board certified general surgeon with a specialization in bariatric and robotic surgery, obesity decreases the immune system and effectiveness of viral vaccinations while increasing viral shedding and potential changes of viral mutations. Listen to the expert share his thoughts and discuss why losing weight is of utmost significance amidst the pandemic.

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