Researchers have warned that people who suffer Covid-19 reinfection are twice as likely to die when compared with those who have only experienced one infection. Photo: AP
Researchers have warned that people who suffer Covid-19 reinfection are twice as likely to die when compared with those who have only experienced one infection. Photo: AP

Getting Covid-19 more than once raises risk of heart, lung and other physical problems, US study says

  • Scientists warn that ‘every reinfection contributes additional risk’ and says people should focus on preventing illness
  • However, a virologist with the University of Hong Kong, said reinfection was not a common phenomenon

Researchers have warned that people who suffer Covid-19 reinfection are twice as likely to die when compared with those who have only experienced one infection. Photo: AP
Researchers have warned that people who suffer Covid-19 reinfection are twice as likely to die when compared with those who have only experienced one infection. Photo: AP
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