Cornerstone Pediatrics COVID-19 Update Symptoms of COVID-19
Cornerstone Pediatrics COVID-19 Update Symptoms of COVID-19 can range from mild to severe and can include:
Who is at risk?
According to the CDC, children do not seem to be at higher risk for getting COVID-19. However, some people are, including:
- Older adults
- People who have serious chronic medical conditions
- People who have heart disease
- People who have diabetes
- People who have lung disease
- People who have suppressed immune systems
The virus can spread through respiratory droplets, but people can become contagious with COVID-19, before they have symptoms. In efforts to limit the spread in our community, we ask these patients to not come to the office without calling first. If you have these symptoms AND traveled to a high-risk area or been exposed to the COVID-19 virus, please call our office at 256-461-7440.