State officials warn smoking could increase chance of getting COVID-19

Posted at 5:00 PM, Apr 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-08 18:00:06-04

Wisconsin state health officials are issuing a new warning for smokers

State health officials warn it increases your risk of catching coronavirus.

They say the habit puts your hands in contact with your mouth.

It also weakens the lungs, putting you in danger of a worse outcome, officials say.

You can get free coaching, and medications to help quit smoking, vaping or other tobacco use from the Wisconsin Tobacco Quit Line.

Click here for more.

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