Although the COVID-19 virus has not been shown to specifically impact the heart and chances of the virus causing any new heart problems are low, it does cause a variety of symptoms that can be problematic for people with underlying heart issues and potentially weakened immune systems.

If you have an existing heart condition like coronary artery disease, heart failure or hypertension, it’s especially important for you to be alert to the facts about this global pandemic — and what you can do to protect yourself.

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