COVID-19 Symptoms

​What is COVID-19?

COVID-19 (coronavirus disease 2019) is a disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus. The SARS-CoV-2 virus is constantly undergoing small genetic changes, these changes lead to new variants. COVID-19 spreads quickly and is very contagious. COVID-19 is often associated with respiratory symptoms that are similar to other seasonal viruses although other parts of the body may also be affected by the infection. People with COVID-19 may have mild or severe illness.

​COVID-19 symptoms

Fever or chills
Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
Muscle or body aches
New loss of taste or smell
Sore throat
Congestion or runny nose
Nausea or vomiting
The symptoms can vary based on vaccination status and COVID-19 variant.

CDC Link to COVID​-19 symptoms:​