The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has added six new possible symptoms of the novel coronavirus.
People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness. These symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus:
• Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
• Repeated shaking with chills
• Muscle pain
• Sore throat
• New loss of taste or smell
It had previously only noted fever, cough and shortness of breath as possible symptoms of COVID-19.
When to Seek Medical Attention:
If you have any of these emergency warning signs for COVID-19 get medical attention immediately:
Nearly 1 million people in the U.S. have contracted the virus. Of those, more than 100,000 people have recovered. You can view the latest coronavirus numbers here.