COVID-19 update: Public health, government officials address Canadians

CBC News published this video item, entitled “COVID-19 update: Public health, government officials address Canadians” – below is their description.

Chief public health officer Dr. Theresa Tam and other government officials hold COVID-19 briefing

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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)

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