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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

COVID-19 is a communicable, respiratory disease that can cause severe illness in some people. COVID-19 is easily spread from person to person through respiratory droplets and aerosol particles released by people with COVID-19 during coughing, sneezing, singing, talking, and breathing.

Possible symptoms include (but not limited to):

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste/smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea

No matter your vaccination status, you should get tested if you were exposed to COVID-19 or if you have any COVID-19 symptoms.

Most people with COVID-19 have mild illness and recover at home, some people require medical care and treatment. Treatments for COVID-19 should always be prescribed by a doctor. If you have COVID-19 symptoms, contact a doctor right away and do not delay treatment.

To prevent infection and slow transmission of COVID-19:

Select COVID-19 vaccines are available at Wood County Health Department, click on link below for more information:
Wood County Health Department Immunization Clinic