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Coronavirus: latest information and advice

Get the latest NHS information and advice about coronavirus (COVID-19), a new illness that affects your lungs and airways.

Check if you have coronavirus symptoms
Find out about the main symptoms of coronavirus and where to get medical advice if you think you have them.

What to do if you or someone you live with has symptoms of coronavirus
Advice about not leaving your home (self-isolation) and looking after yourself if you or someone you live with has symptoms.

People at higher risk from coronavirus
Advice for people at higher risk from coronavirus, including older people, people with health conditions and pregnant women.

Coronavirus in children
Advice about symptoms of coronavirus in children, including when to get medical help if your child seems unwell.

Staying at home to avoid getting coronavirus
Advice about staying at home to avoid getting coronavirus, including when you can leave your home and how to get medical help.

Help the NHS respond to coronavirus
Find out what you can do to help the NHS respond to the spread of coronavirus.

Links to more information about coronavirus
Links to government advice, information for health professionals and advice for other parts of the UK.

For further information go to nhs.uk/coronavirus or gov.uk/coronavirus.

Other support information:

  • Information about community and local help available is here.
  • A video to support people and families facing domestic abuse, neglect and violence during the coronavirus lockdown.

 

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Reviewed and updated 14 May.

If you need medical help and are unsure what to do, call NHS 111 for help and advice. They are available 24 hours a day.