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Coronavirus warning – WHO reveals the three ‘serious’ signs of COVID-19 infection

Coronavirus is an infectious disease that has been confirmed in more than 10 million people across the world. You could be at risk of the virus if you develop any of these “serious” symptoms, according to the WHO.

The UK lockdown is slowly being eased, as shoppers are now allowed to explore the high-street in England, provided they remain socially-distanced.

You can also visit someone else’s garden, as long as the person you’re visiting isn’t shielding, and there aren’t more than six people in the garden at once.

But the government has still advised the public to remain indoors as much as possible, in an attempt to slow the spread of the virus.

You should seek immediate medical attention if you develop difficulty breathing, the WHO has urged.

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“COVID-19 affects different people in different ways,” said the WHO.

“Most infected people will develop mild to moderate illness and recover without hospitalisation.

“Seek immediate medical attention if you have serious symptoms. Always call before visiting your doctor or health facility.

“Serious symptoms [include] difficulty breathing or shortness of breath, chest pain or pressure, [and] loss of speech or movement.”



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