Coronavirus warning - the one mild COVID-19 symptom that you may easily miss

CORONAVIRUS is a deadly infection that's easily spread among the public, and has killed more than 5,000 people in the UK. You could be at risk of COVID-19 symptoms if you have this mild sign that could be easily missed - and it's not a high fever or a dry cough.
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CORONAVIRUS symptoms include a high fever, a new cough, and loss of smell and taste. But you could also be at risk of COVID-19 infection if you have any of these other warning signs of coronavirus. This is the current complete list of COVID-19 symptoms.
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CORONAVIRUS symptoms have been a breeding ground for much confusion over the last couple of months. This is exemplified in the main highlighted symptom - coughing. If you are wondering whether your newly developed cough is a sign of COVID-19, here are some key facts to clear up the confusion.
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A radiographer in Italy started working with coronavirus patients, had a cough for one day, then lost her sense of smell. MRI scans of her brain showed how the virus inflamed olfactory regions.
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Scientists say failure to follow advice raises questions over test-and-trace policyCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageOnly half of people who develop coronavirus symptoms self-isolate for at least a week, according to government science advisers, raising urgent questions about the success of the test, trace and isolate strategy needed to contain future outbreaks.In an April report to the government ’s Scientific Advisory Group on Emergencies (Sage), behavioural science experts said “rapid” research was needed on how best to get people to comply with self-isolation advice giv...
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Before becoming an MP, Angela Rayner was a care worker and UNISON rep. One of the reasons she stood to become an MP was to help make sure that care workers were treated better. Speaking to 12 care workers on an online call this week, she introduced herself as Angie, saying “I’m one of you guys. “There’s no better way of understanding what’s been happening than by listening to care workers themselves.” With the promise of anonymity, the carers on the call spoke frankly about their unsafe working conditions, low pay and the personal protective equipment (PPE) challenges thrown up by COVID-...
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Conclusion: This study will provide the evidence of whether acupuncture is an effective and safe intervention for coronavirus disease 2019 . PROSPERO registration number: CRD42020179298.
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This case report describes a 25-year-old female radiographer with no significant medical history who had been working in a coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) ward who presented with a mild dry cough that lasted for 1 day, followed by persistent severe anosmia and dysgeusia.
Source: JAMA Neurology - Category: Neurology Source Type: research
Aspen was an early COVID-19 hot spot in Colorado, with a cluster of cases in March linked to tourists visiting for its world-famous skiing. Tests were in short supply, making it difficult to know how the virus was spreading. So in April, when the Pitkin County Public Health Department announced it had obtained 1,000 COVID-19 antibody tests and that they would be offered to residents at no charge, it seemed like an exciting opportunity to evaluate the efforts underway to stop the spread of the virus. “This test will allow us to get the epidemiological data that we’ve been looking for,” Aspen Ambulance Dist...
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PNEUMONIA symptoms may be difficult to spot, but they could be linked to the deadly UK coronavirus outbreak. You could be at risk of the lungs bacterial infection if you cough up more phlegm than normal. What colour is your phlegm?
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CONCLUSIONS: The manifestations of COVID-19 at presentation were similar to those seen in other reports. Our population was older, slightly overrepresented by women and had a high level of co-morbidity. COVID-19 admittance was associated with frequent need of intensive care and mechanical ventilation that was associated with a very high mortality. FUNDING: none. TRIAL REGISTRATION: not relevant. PMID: 32448405 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Source: Danish Medical Journal - Category: General Medicine Tags: Dan Med J Source Type: research
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