The new COVID-19 is a virus affected disease. You have already known about this. At the moment, you are reading this post, more than 83,585 people over the world have died of this disease.
It has been quite impossible to reach a doctor now. That’s why I am here to discuss the symptoms and your possibility of getting affected by Coronavirus.
According to WHO, COVID-19 is a respiratory disease and most infected people will develop mild to moderate symptoms. The affected person recovers without requiring any special treatment.
WHO also informed, that people who are over 60 have a higher risk of developing severe disease and death.
So, you should not panic if you already have the symptoms of fever, cold, throat pain, etc. Because this may be a sign of the common flu.
There are some differences of COVID-19 and common flu.
According to the information from the WHO, the common symptoms between common flue and covid-19 include the following.
Symptoms of COVID-19
Common Symptoms of COVID-19 and Common Flu
- Fever (100 F to 102 F)
- Dry cough.
- Throat pain
Other symptoms of COVID-19 include:
- Shortness of breath
- Aches and Pains
- Sore throat
- Diarrhoea, nausea or a runny nose. (Some people found with these symptoms)
When you realize you may have COVID-19
If you face the common symptoms along with the other symptoms of COVID-19, it is possible you are affected by Coronavirus.
The possibility is more if you have recently met friends, relatives or others who have returned from Corona affected countries.
If you have the possibility of coronavirus infection and you have mild symptoms, you should self-isolate and contact doctors or the health team of the government as early as possible.
But, your symptoms are high, feel difficulty in breathing, don’t sit idle at home. Call your doctor and seek medical attention urgently. should call their doctor and seek medical attention.