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 tiffiney@prosperwaco.org.