CDC adds 6 new symptoms of coronavirus to list

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) added six new coronavirus symptoms to their website that the public should be aware of.

New symptoms include:

  • Chills
  • Repeated shaking with chills
  • Muscle pain
  • Headache
  • Sore throat
  • New loss of taste or smell

The CDC says the symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus.

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People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild to severe illness. The CDC recomments that if you develop any of the following emergency warning signs, get medical attention immediately:

  • Trouble breathing
  • Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
  • New confusion or inability to arouse
  • Bluish lips or face

The latest numbers from Johns Hopkins University reports that there are over 2,800,000 cases worldwide and over 199,000 have died. More than 803,000 have recovered.

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