People with COVID-19 often display a wide range of symptoms – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness. These symptoms may appear between 2 – 14 days after exposure to the virus.
Common signs of infection include:
- New continuous cough
- Muscle pain
- Sore throat
- New loss of taste or smell
- Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
Other less common symptoms include nausea, vomiting or diarrhea. In severe cases, the virus can cause pneumonia, severe acute respiratory syndrome, kidney failure and possible death.
If you have any signs or symptoms of COVID-19 contact your local healthcare provider and self isolate for 14 days