Asthma and Coronavirus

Asthma and Coronavirus are 2 diseases that affect the respiratory system, questions are raising about whether patients with asthma are more susceptible to contract the virus, and if those patients are more subject to a more severe form of coronavirus.

Asthma is a chronic lung condition that affects the airways. In normal people, the airways are free, allowing air to come in and out of the lungs, and helping them to breathe easily. But, in people with asthma, those airways are swallow, become narrow and full of mucus, making it difficult to breathe.