Do you have symptoms of coronavirus?

Coronavirus has spread around the globe with more than 330,000 confirmed cases

Many people remain frightened about the uncertainty of getting sick with the new disease

According to the WHO, the most common symptoms of Covid-19 are fever, tiredness and a dry cough

So, what can you do if someone develops symptoms of the virus?

1. Call your doctor first

If you’re worried, call your family doctor and ask for guidance.

2. Check WHO's Official Coronavirus Helpline

The helpline, which can be accessed by sending a text to +41-79-893-1892 tells all about coronavirus and its symptoms

3. Don’t rush to the hospital

Hospitals right now are packed with very sick people and overworked staff and doctors. Call the doctor first and follow what they say

4. Check for warning signs

If you have difficulty in breathing or pressure in the chest or bluish lips, seek immediate help

5. Self-isolation

Be confined to a separate room with no or minimal contact with the rest of the household