a sudden fever - a temperature of 38C or above an aching body feeling tired or exhausted a dry cough a sore throat a headache difficulty sleeping loss of appetite diarrhoea or tummy pain feeling sick or being sick However, research by experts at King's College University found that several symptoms that are consistent with the flu and also consistent with the coronavirus. … [Read more...] about How to tell the difference between coronavirus, colds and flu this winter
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This is a stressful time for all and if we can get as many parents to log for their children as possible we will have a much clearer picture of Covid within local schools across the UK allowing us to keep schools open and children learning!” … [Read more...] about The top 5 most common coronavirus symptoms in kids are different to those in adults, app reveals
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Researchers from Italy analysed 57 past epidemics — finding that the turmoil from each outbreak tended to result in a quieting of existing unrest. The findings, the team said, may explain why movements — such as the activism of Greta Thunberg (left) and Liberate Hong Kong (right) — seem weakened since COVID-19 began … [Read more...] about Epidemics lead to a rise in racism, conspiracy theories and civil unrest, reveals study of past outbreaks from the Black Death to the Spanish Flu
“But again, if you’re wearing masks, to some extent this will be helpful, but you have to remove the airborne virus that may be expelled over the hours to actually make those masks work.” … [Read more...] about Coronavirus second wave may hit in spring 2021 with ‘winter bringing own benefits’