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For self help, please contact NHS Inform https://www.nhsinform.scot/self-help-guides/self-help-guide-coronavirus-covid-19
Corona virus is a type of virus. Typical symptoms include fever, a cough that may progress to a severe pneumonia causing shortness of breath and breathing difficulties.
Generally, corona virus can cause more severe symptoms in people with weakened immune systems, older people, and those with long term conditions like diabetes, cancer and chronic lung disease.
Novel corona virus (2019-nCoV) is a new strain of coronavirus first identified in Wuhan City, China. This is a rapidly evolving situation which is being monitored carefully.
What are the symptoms of Corona Virus?
Common symptoms include:
- high temperature or fever
- shortness of breath
Coronavirus (COVID-19) helpline
If you do not have symptoms and are looking for general information, a free helpline has been set up on 0800 028 2816.
The helpline is open:
- Monday to Friday, 8.00am to 10.00pm
- Saturday and Sunday, 9.00am to 5.00pmCorona Virus helplin
For further information,please visit
Source NHS Inform 14th April 2020