The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention added six new Covid-19 symptoms to its official list.
The symptoms were added based on the discoveries of the medical community, based on new presentations of the virus and the effects of the same.
People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness.
Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms or combinations of symptoms may have COVID-19:
- Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
Or at least two of these symptoms:
- Repeated shaking with chills
- Muscle pain
- Sore throat
- New loss of taste or smell