Update to COVID-19 Symptoms

Information from NHS England and NHS Improvement:

Announcement re Update to COVID-19 Symptoms

The Chief Medical Officer (CMO) has this morning announced an update to the COVID-19 symptoms, as follows:

The most important symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19) are recent onset of any of the following: 

  • a new continuous cough
  • a high temperature
  • a loss of, or change in, your normal sense of smell or taste (anosmia)