Guidance on protecting people most likely to get very poorly from coronavirus (COVID-19) (shielding)
COVID-19 is a new illness. Lots of people call it coronavirus.
It can affect your lungs and your breathing.
The most important symptoms of coronavirus are:
• a high temperature
• a new cough where you keep on coughing. This means coughing a lot for more than an hour or coughing more than 3 times in a day .
• losing, or a change to, your sense of smell or taste.