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A 57-year-old male asked:

good day i woke up yesterday morning with a runny nose, headache but my fever were 36.5. my joints hurts, my bloodsugar stable. this morning i feel worse, dry cough, runny nose bit better, my ears pain, body aches, feeling bit of balance?

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Dr. David Ellis
Family Medicine 42 years experience
High risk COVID: Due to your diabetes and the symptoms you mentioned, I would recommend that you be tested for COVID and evaluated by your healthcare provider to make sure you are not developing complications from this type of viral infection. In the meantime, lots of fluids, rest,isolate at home,eat regularly until you are evaluated. Handwashing and masking will help reduce spread to others.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
URI: Threse symptoms could be due to a number of different conditions. Unfortunately COVID 19 is one of those.COVID 19 Sx's may include fever, cough, feeling tired, shortness of breath, muscle aches, headache, sore throat, chills, chest pain, nasal congestion, loss of taste or smell, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea.

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