HM Government & the NHS

NHS – Coronavirus COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs & airways. It’s caused by a virus called Coronavirus.

Stay at home if you have Coronavirus symptoms and have:

  • a high temperature – this means you feel hot to touch on your chest or back (you do not need to measure your temperature)
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  • continuous cough – this means coughing a lot for more than an hour, or 3 or more coughing episodes in 24 hours (if you usually have a cough, it may be worse than usual)
  • To protect others, do not go to places like a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital.
  • Stay at home.

Use the 111 online Coronavirus service

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