How the Aging Immune System Makes Older People Vulnerable to Covid-19 | #CornerInsure #Aging #COVID19 #Health | () As we age, the immune system begins to shift into a heightened state of alert, dialing up inflammation and running out of certain immune cells.
Covid-19 patients who are 80 or older are hundreds of times more likely to die than those under 40.
That’s partly because they are more likely to have underlying conditions — like diabetes and lung disease — that seem to make the body more vulnerable to Covid-19.
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