COVID-19 symptoms,

Oct 17, 2020 | Berryessa

There are several COVID-19 symptoms, and some can be similar to the flu, including:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea

If you have any of the following emergency warning signs, contact your medical provider as soon as possible:

  • Difficulty breathing
  • Constant pain or pressure in the chest
  • Sudden confusion
  • Bluish lips or face

Also, seek medical advice if you have come in contact with someone with COVID-19 or have recently traveled to areas where it has spread.

We urge you to contact your health care provider before seeking medical care so they can take the necessary precautions before your arrival.

What should I do if I can’t work after being exposed to COVID-19?

The most important thing you can do is to take care of yourself first. Workers have rights and protections. See here for more information.