The second paragraph goes on to detail information about the lung and respiratory system and how that affects the human's heart. With cardiovascular disease being the leading cause of death, it is imperative that people stay up-to-date on how the virus can affect heart health.
The article goes on to talk about arrhythmias, heart failure, and pulmonary embolisms. All of these can lead to cardiac damage and COVID-19 (coronavirus) affects them all.
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The author of the article is Yesh Dhruva.
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