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 or body aches
New loss of taste or smell
Confusion or dizziness
Congestion or runny nose
Nausea or vomiting
Those at high risk for severe COVID-19 related health consequences include:
People ages 65 and older
People with weak immune systems
People with preexisting conditions like cardiovascular disease, diabetes, chronic respiratory disease, hypertension, and cancer.
Healthcare workers caring for patients with COVID-19
Travelers returning from affected locations where community spread is occurring.