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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Symptom Checker

Use our interactive Coronavirus (COVID-19) Symptom Checker to:

  • Check yourself for COVID-19 symptoms.
  • Learn how to treat yourself at home or seek medical care.
  • Discover how to protect yourself and others from COVID-19.

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COVID-19: Why Get the COVID Vaccine? (2:03)

Vaccines will work with your immune system so it will be ready to fight the virus if you are exposed. The vaccine may be the safest and most effective way to stop the virus. So when it’s your turn to get the vaccine, here’s what you need to know.

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8 Questions About COVID Vaccine

8 Common Questions About the COVID-19 Vaccine

People have a lot of questions about the COVID-19 vaccine. Here are answers to 8 of the most common questions.

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COVID-19: Why I Got the COVID Vaccine (2:08)

Some people are hesitant to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. Both the data as well people’s real-world experience with this vaccine are incredibly reassuring. Eligible adults can feel safe to roll up their sleeves. Here are some reasons why people choose to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

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Long Term Effects of COVID-19

Long-Term Effects of COVID-19

Most people recover from COVID-19 in 2 to 6 weeks with no long-term effects. However, some people have health problems that last longer. Here are some common long-term effects.

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Care for someone sick

COVID-19: How to Care For Someone Who is Sick

If you are caring for someone who has COVID-19, you need to care for them and protect yourself. Here are some things you should know.

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5 Steps to Hand Washing (1:27)

Protecting yourself and others from COVID-19 is in your hands. Here are the 5 simple steps to washing your hands.

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COVID-19: Been Exposed (3:13)

If you’ve been exposed to COVID-19, here’s what you can do to take care of yourself and help lower the risk of spreading the virus.

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COVID-19: If you have it (2:58)

Here’s what you can do to care for yourself at home and protect others if you are sick with COVID-19 or think you have the virus that causes COVID-19.

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COVID-19: Weighing Activity Risks (2:33)

Here’s a roadmap for weighing risks as you begin to engage in activities and staying safe when you go out.

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COVID-19: What Is It? (2:42)

It's normal to have questions or to feel anxious about COVID-19. Watch this video to learn what it is, how it spreads, and what you can do to protect yourself and others.

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7 Ways to Stay Safe If You’re High Risk (4:12)

Here are 7 ways you can protect yourself if you are at higher risk for getting very sick from COVID-19.

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Avoiding COVID-19: Weighing Activity Risks

No one wants to get COVID-19, but it’s hard to stay at home all day. So, how do you make the call on whether to go or stay home? Here are tips to help you weigh the risks and stay safe when you decide to go out.

Charlie Learns About Coronavirus

Children may have anxiety or fear about COVID-19. Here’s an online storybook about Charlie, the germ-buster, that helps kids understand the coronavirus, and ways that they can help stop the spread.

5 Steps to Wash Your Hands

Follow these five steps to wash your hands the right way

Social Distancing: What It Is

Find out how social distancing helps keep COVID-19 from spreading.

What to Do If You Have COVID-19

Here’s help if you’ve been diagnosed with COVID-19

When to Call for Help

Who to call if you’ve been diagnosed with or exposed to COVID-19

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COVID-19 Basics

How to Protect Yourself

How COVID-19 Spreads

COVID Symptoms & Treatment

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Learning About Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Care Instructions for Coronavirus (COVID-19)

COVID-19 Antibody Test

COVID-19 Vaccine Care Instructions

Learning About Contact Tracing

Leaving the Hospital After Treatment

Making it Easier to Wear a Mask

New Parent With COVID-19

Using a Pulse Oximeter at Home

Vaccine to Prevent COVID-19

Viral Test for COVID-19

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COVID-19 vaccine

COVID-19 vaccine

Is it COVID-19 or the flu?

Advice for high risk

Advice for people at high risk

Advice for high risk

Coping with cabin fever

Coping With Cabin Fever

Coping with loneliness

Coping With Loneliness

How to self-isolate

How to self-isolate

Managing anxiety

Managing anxiety

Pregnant or breastfeeding

Pregnant and Breastfeeding

Questions for teens

Q and A for teens

Talking to kids

Talking to kids