- Early research has shown that the new coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China, has infected more men than women.
- A recent study of nearly 140 coronavirus patients showed the virus was most likely to affect older men with preexisting illnesses.
- Some researchers suspect that men have certain biological conditions that make them more likely to contract the virus, but others have suggested that women are just as susceptible.
- Smoking, a practice more common among men than woman in China, could be a risk factor as well.
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