Is there a Co-relation between Air Pollution and the Novel Covid-19 Disease?

SARS Epidemic-2003:

​”​Elevated exposure to common PM present in the air can alter host immunity to respiratory viral infections.​”​

Now Covid-19:

Conclusion:

SARS virus and other respiratory diseases such as COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) find fertile “territory” in air pollutant particles and, in a linear relationship, they survive longer and become more aggressive in an immune system already aggravated by these harmful substances.

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