What started as a flu-like illness back in December is now a global pandemic. COVID-19 is now affecting a lot of countries, including the United States. Patients in critical conditions are in hospitals while those with mild symptoms are doing home quarantine. The shelter in place is in effect.
It is important to know the symptoms of this illness. This way, you can get the necessary health care service right away and not spread the coronavirus further.
The Common Symptoms
Some patients report varying symptoms but the most common ones are:
- Sore throat
- Dry cough
- Aches and pains
Others may carry the virus but are not feeling any kind of symptoms. Some of them may even be receiving home care services in Lexington, Kentucky.
What to Do
If you are experiencing flu-like symptoms, have a high fever, and/or have trouble breathing, call your doctor or emergency services beforehand. Doing so will help them prepare in case you have been infected.
Don’t forget to be updated with the local authorities in your area!