With the second wave of COVID-19 sweeping aggressively across India, many people are experiencing more severe bouts of Corona symptoms especially those with weakened immune systems or pre-existing conditions. Since the Coronavirus mainly attacks the respiratory system causing breathing difficulties and in severe cases lung infections like pneumonia that can prove to be fatal, it become increasingly important to ensure your lungs and respiratory organs are protected and healthy. Since smoking can cause lung tissue damage and harm to the respiratory tract, active smokers are not just at a higher risk of contracting COVID-19 but the symptoms of COVID-19 manifesting at a much greater intensity than others resulting in severe lung damage, and even fatalities in some cases. Since the discovery of the double mutation COVID virus, utmost importance must be given to maintaining lung health to prevent developing severe symptoms of the strain virus. Therefore, it is best to act sooner than later and speak to a health professional about some ways to help you quit smoking and improve the health of your lungs. Visit MFine’s COVID-19 Care page for a plethora of information on COVID in India with diagnostic tests such as the COVID inflammation test, HRCT chest scan, COVID antibodies test you can book if you suspect to have contracted COVID-19. You can even consult top COVID-19 specialists and mental health professionals to help with COVID home treatment and manage stress along your journey.