Common Symptoms of COVID-19

  • The most common symptoms of COVID-19 include fever, malaise, dry cough and shortness of breath.
  • Other symptoms include stuffy nose, headache, conjunctivitis, sore throat, diarrhea, loss of taste or smell, skin rash or discoloration of fingers or toes.
  • Some people are infected with the virus but have very mild or non-specific symptoms. According to the WTO, approximately 20% of cases may develop into severe respiratory distress.
  • The elderly or people with underlying diseases such as high blood pressure, heart and lung diseases, diabetes or cancer have a higher risk of serious illness.

Tips for Avoiding COVID-19

  • Carry a mask
  • Clean your hands thoroughly and regularly\
  • Refrain from rubbing your skin
  • For now, stop holding or hands and kissing people…
  • Clean before sharing personal stuff
  • When coughing and sneezing, cover your mouth and nose with tissue
  • Clean surfaces and disinfect them frequently
  • Consider physical distance seriously (socially)
  • Avoid group gathering
  • stop eating or drinking In public areas
  • Wash groceries items before use or eat
  • Self-quarantine while ill

5 Steps To Avoid Covid 19 Infographic