DENVER (KDVR) – Are you feeling uncomfortable or worried that you may have COVID-19? When should you call 911?
NS National Emergency Telephone Number Association indicates that if you are experiencing the following symptoms you should call 911:
- High fever
- Shortness of breath / shortness of breath
- Persistent pain/pressure in the chest
- Bluish lips/face
If you have symptoms, such as a low-grade fever and cough, or are with someone who has COVID-19, you should Contact your health care provider or visit your state or local health department about what to do.
Here is a list of COVID-19 symptoms, according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The CDC says symptoms can appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. Anyone can have mild to severe symptoms. People with these symptoms may have COVID-19:
- Fever or chills
- Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
- Muscle or body aches
- New loss of taste or smell
- Sore throat
- Stuffy or runny nose
- Nausea or vomiting
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