THEME:  Stop the pandemic: Safety and health at work can save lives Recognizing the great challenge that governments, employers, workers, and whole societies are facing worldwide to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, the World Day for Safety and Health at Work will focus on addressing the outbreak of infectious diseases at work, focusing on the COVID-19 […]


Common symptoms include:
fever
tiredness
dry cough.

Other symptoms include:

shortness of breath
 aches and pains
sore throat
and very few people will report diarrhea, nausea or a runny nose.

People with mild symptoms who are otherwise healthy should self-isolate and contact their medical provider or a COVID-19 information line for advice on testing and referral.


ESR Formal name: Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate How is it used? The erythrocyte sedimentation rate is a relatively simple, inexpensive, non-specific test that has been used to help detect inflammation associated with conditions such as infections, cancers and autoimmune diseases. ESR is said to be non-specific test because an elevated result often indicates the presence of […]