Updated: Dec 7, 2020
WHAT ARE THE SYMPTOMS OF COVID-19?
The most common symptoms are fever ,cough ,sore throat and shortness of breath .Other symptoms include feeling achy , loss or smell , headache , and diarrhea .People age 50 or older are the highest risk.
What to do If you or someone in your home is sick:
create physical distance :
Do not have Visitors
Stay at least 6 feet from others
Sleep head to toe if you share a bed with someone who is sick, or sleep on the couch
keep people who are sick separate from those at risk for serious illness
cover up your nose and mouth with bandana ,scarf or other face covering when you are within 6 feet of others.
Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissues or your inner elbow.
Throw tissues into the garbage immediately after use.
Wash your hands often with soap for 20 seconds, especially after you cough or sneeze .
Use alcohol -base hand sanitizer if you are unable to wash your hands.
Frequently clean surfaces you touch , such as doorknobs , light switches , faucets , phones , keys and remote controls.
Wash towels ,sheets and clothes at the warmest possible setting with your usual detergent , and dry completely .
Do not share eating utensils with others , and wash them every use.