KFOR (KFOR) – OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – As alarm rises about the delta variant’s spread throughout the world, health officials are issuing warnings about a variety of symptoms that come with it.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is reporting a significant increase in the number of persons infected with COVID-19 across the country. (15) When compared to the original virus, the delta version exhibits slightly different symptoms. You might not experience a loss of flavor or scent. Coughing, shortness of breath, fever, body pains, congestion, and other symptoms might be caused by the delta variety. If you experience any of these symptoms, please get checked.
“When compared to the original virus, the delta version exhibits somewhat different symptoms. You might not experience a loss of flavor or scent. Coughing, shortness of breath, fever, body pains, congestion, and other symptoms might be caused by the delta variety. If you have them, please get tested,” Dr. George Monks posted on Twitter. July 17, 2021 — George Monks (@GeorgeMonks11)
‘Our figures are simply going in the wrong way,’ says the analyst. In Oklahoma, COVID hospitalizations have increased by 130 percent. As the extremely infectious delta strain spreads, physicians are warning that there are new signs to watch for as hospitals load up with younger, unvaccinated patients.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), COVID-19 symptoms include fever, chills, cough, shortness of breath or trouble breathing, tiredness, muscle or body pains, headache, loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion, or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, and diarrhea. Doctors warn that without a test, many people may not discover they have COVID-19 until their symptoms worsen.
The delta version spreads rapidly, according to experts, and it takes less of the virus to make someone sick. The coronavirus variant, which was initially discovered in India, was first found in the United States in January. It has now spread to over 90 nations. “This delta version is more lethal than the original,” stated Oklahoma State Medical Association President Dr. Mary Clarke. COVID-19 has hospitalized 29 children in Oklahoma, according to the Oklahoma State Department of Health.