COVID-19 is a respiratory disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. The virus that causes COVID-19 spreads easily through close physical contact (within about 6 feet) with an infected person. The virus spreads through respiratory droplets when an infected person talk, coughs, or sneezes.
Photo courtesy of CDC / Alissa Eckert, MSMI; Dan Higgins, MAMS
Symptoms typically appear within 2-14 days after exposure, and may include but are not limited to:
New loss of taste or smell
Some people may not develop symptoms, but can still spread the virus to others.
HIGH RISK GROUPS
Groups at risk for developing serious illness or death include people over 65, people on dialysis, and people with preexisting conditions like:
Lung diseases (like asthma or COPD)
Any condition that weakens the immune system
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MICHIGAN CEAL RESOURCES
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