PREVENT THE SPREAD of COVID-19: Know the signs

By Tiffiney Gray

Unfortunately, the symptoms of COVID-19 are similar to those of colds, influenza and even allergies. Symptoms people may experience include fever, cough and shortness of breath. Additional symptoms may include headache, sore throat, and a general feeling of being unwell. Some individuals with COVID-19 experience mild symptoms or no symptoms at all. If you think you have been exposed to COVID-19, call your doctor before visiting the clinic. Click here for additional resources (including videos) from the CDC.  

Tiffiney Gray is Prosper Waco’s senior content specialist for health. Her email is