Young adults can face severe cases of COVID-19, too

While coronavirus risk rises with age, 1 in 5 hospitalized were younger adults, CDC finds

young adults at Pompano Beach

Even as young adults on spring break gathered on the beach in Pompano Beach, Fla., on March 17, state officials urged them to practice social distancing to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus. New U.S. statistics show COVID-19 can be severe for adults of all ages.

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