Covid-19 is the #2 killer of American men.




Obesity – 78% of people who were hospitalized, placed on a ventilator or died from COVID-19 were overweight or obese, 2021 (CDC)


– 40% of those who died of COVID-19 had diabetes, 2020 (CDC)

– 95% of diabetes is type 2 diabetes, which can be prevented or delayed with lifestyle change. (CDC)

Having diabetes increased the risk of death by 14%, 2021 (BMJ Open)

Ways to reduce your Covid-19 risk:

COVID-19 vaccines are highly effective at preventing severe illness, hospitalizations, and death. (CDC)

Avoid poorly ventilated spaces and crowds


Resources for Covid-19 help:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):

World Health Organization (WHO), Coronavirus disease (COVID-19):