By Robert Preidt

HealthDay Reporter

MONDAY, June 15, 2020 (HealthDay Information) — About 1 in five folks worldwide has a least one particular fundamental health affliction that places them at elevated chance of intense COVID-19 health issues, researchers say.

Although the examination of knowledge from 188 nations implies that 22% of the world’s population, or 1.7 billion folks, may well want supplemental protective actions, not all folks with fundamental ailments will establish intense COVID-19 health issues if infected with the new coronavirus, the study authors famous.

The global team of investigators concluded that 4% (349