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David Kass' work linking obesity to COVID-19 has been featured in multiple news outlets


David published a key study linking obesity and COVID-19 in younger patients that was published in the Lancet: 'Obesity could shift severe COVID-19 disease to younger ages', as well as an editorial in the Annals of Internal Medicine: 'COVID-19 and Severe Obesity [...]' on a study showing obesity in patients is associated with a higher risk of death than diabetes, hypertension, and other risk factors in hospitalized COVID-19 patients.


This has led to several news outlets to feature commentary from David, including the New York Times, AARP, the Associated Press, an an interview with Johns Hopkins!


New York Times: 'Obesity Raises the Risk of Death From Covid-19 Among Men'

AARP: 'How Obesity Exacerbates a Coronavirus Infection'

Associated Press: 'Doctors are studying why obesity might be tied to serious COVID-19 cases'

JHU Hub: 'OBESITY A MAJOR RISK FACTOR FOR COVID-19 HOSPITALIZATION'

Medscape: 'Obesity Can Shift Severe COVID-19 to Younger Age Groups'

Balitmore Sun: 'It's all new territory': Are NFL's 'obese' linemen at greater risk amid coronavirus pandemic?' (paywall)



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