NJ Spotlight News

Study: Alzheimer's patients face higher risk of COVID-19

Clip: 02/12/2021 | 3m 34s | Video has closed captioning.

A new study shows people with dementia run higher risks of catching and dying from COVID-19, particularly people of color. Dementia patients often won't follow preventive measures, like wearing a mask, and once hospitalized their prognosis is poorer.

Aired: 02/12/21

Rating: NR

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