In this episode of Ask Dr H, a member of the UK public asks the question “have I got coronavirus or hayfever?” among other questions:
Dr Hilary is answering lots of your questions about Covid-19 and the coronavirus lockdown. These include whether cleaners and nannies can go to work, how to tell the difference between hayfever and coronavirus symptoms and advice for pregnant women. If you have any questions you can tweet them with #AskDrH.
Broadcast on 26/03/2020Good Morning Britain, YouTube Channel
Remember, if you have questions for Dr Hilary, you can Tweet them to #AskDrH – if you leave a public comment, below, this won’t be answered on the show.
In This Story: COVID-19
Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.
Symptoms of coronavirus
The main symptoms of coronavirus are:
- a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
- a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
- shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)
Latest News about Covid-19
Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.
5 Recent Items: COVID-19
In This Story: Dr Hilary Jones
Doctor Hilary Jones has been a medical expert on ITV morning television in the UK for many years.
6 Recent Items: Dr Hilary Jones
In This Story: UK
UK is the abbreviated form of the United Kingdom of Great Britain.