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Useful Tips For Managing Covid-19 symptoms at home.

Wondering what you can do and take when managing Covid-19 symptoms at home?

For many of us, we are now used to living with the pandemic and being conscious of safety measures to take.

However, if one does get Covid-19, most of the time the illness is not severe (Learn more about Covid-19 here.)

Managing Covid-19 Symptoms at home - how to decide.

With 80% of symptomatic cases not requiring intensive care support or hospital admission, in some countries, a lot of people with Covid-19 infection are advised to remain at home.

They may experience varying degrees of ill health that range from being mildly unwell and lasting a week or more; to be very unwell and exhausted with several symptoms.

This latter group may be ill for periods of 2-3 weeks and longer.

People on the extreme part of the spectrum may struggle with fluctuating ill health over the period.

In other words, they may after experiencing a few days of illness, they may start to improve for a little while and relapse - till the entire course of illness ends.

Therefore in the infogram below, we summarise some of the symptoms that happen - and (for those able to cope at home), what they can do to manage and gain some relief while the virus runs its course.

Covid-19 useful tips

In addition, read about managing the following symptoms in Covid-19:

Do you want to know how to deal with a specific Covid-19 problem? Book an appointment here with us to discuss.

Stay well.

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