What are the symptoms of COVID-19?

The most common symptoms of COVID-19 are fever, tiredness, and dry cough. Some patients may have aches and pains, nasal congestion, runny nose, sore throat or diarrhea. These symptoms are usually mild and begin gradually. Also the symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure.


High Fever – this means you feel hot to touch on your chest or back (you do not need to measure your temperature). It is a common sign and also may appear in 2-10 days if you affected.


Continuous cough – this means coughing a lot for more than an hour, or 3 or more coughing episodes in 24 hours (if you usually have a cough, it may be worse than usual).


Difficulty breathing – Around 1 out of every 6 people who gets COVID-19 becomes seriously ill and develops difficulty breathing or shortness of breath.



Stay at home and call your doctor:
 If you think you have been exposed to COVID-19 and develop a fever and any symptoms, such as ctough or difficulty breathing, call your healthcare provider as soon as possible for medical advice.


Disclaimer: 

Van Leeuwen Law Firm hopes you find the information presented on this blog useful. This blog is for general information and raise awareness of (2019-nCoV) only. All the information is based on WHO, NHS and CDC websites. Information on this blog is meant for COVID-19 awareness. If you have any doubt please verify from respective sites.

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