CDC Updates Coronavirus Symptom List

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recently updated its list of Symptoms of Coronavirus, with a prior update to include additional respiratory symptoms having occurred in late April. The CDC symptoms webpage now includes (but is not limited to) the following symptoms:

  • 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

The CDC also updated the underlying medical conditions for people at increased risk for severe illness on June 25, 2020.

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