CDC adds new symptoms to COVID-19

Published 4:20 pm Monday, April 27, 2020

New symptoms for COVID-19 have been added by the CDC. It is now being listed that, in addition to fever, cough and shortness of breath, the following can also indicate the virus:
  • Chills
  • Repeated shaking with chills
  • Sore throat
  • Muscle pain
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
If you suspect you have any of these symptoms, please call 833-822-5523, the Department of Health’s hotline at 877-857-2945, or your local healthcare provider. Social distancing, wearing masks and proper hygiene, like washing hands for a minimum of 20 seconds, remain advised. For the latest information regarding coronavirus, please go to or

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