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During this time, we know you have a lot of questions. From basics about the COVID-19 disease to what steps you can take in our local area, we're here to provide as many answers as we can.
According to the CDC, symptoms of COVID-19 may appear 2-14 days after exposure and include:
- Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
- Repeated shaking with chills
- Muscle pain
- Sore throat
- New loss of taste or smell
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When to Seek Emergency Medical Attention
If you develop any of these emergency warning signs for COVID-19 get medical attention immediately:
- Trouble breathing
- Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
- New confusion or inability to arouse
- Bluish lips or face
This is not an all-inclusive list. Contact your doctor if you have any symptoms that are severe or concerning to you.
Call 911 if you have a medical emergency: Notify the operator that you have, or think you might have, COVID-19. If possible, put on a cloth face covering before medical help arrives.