Can Diet and Exercise Help Keep COVID-19 Out?

News 12 employees

07/27/2021, 2:24 pm

Updated on: 07/27/2021, 2:24 pm

News 12’s Danielle Campbell was welcomed by Dr. Joined Roxanne Carfora of Ageless MD to talk about simple ways to stay healthy during COVID-19.

What do you think of the Delta variant? How does it differ from the other variants?

A study recently published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine found a potential benefit in getting the recommended amount of physical activity each week. People who did exercise regularly and then tested positive for COVID-19 were less likely to have more serious virus outcomes. How do you feel about exercise and your help in containing COVID?

A Stamford Health report recently published results that “a healthy diet high in nutrient-rich foods can be considered as protection against severe COVID-19”. Which nutrients are important to stay healthy? And how do you get it?

What about whole foods? What is the best diet? How about superfoods like blueberries, kale, and beets?

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