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May 14, 2020: Newsletter - Managing Mild COVID-19 Symptoms at Home

If you or one of your loved ones have mild symptoms of COVID-19, you may be able to recover at home in isolation without needing hospital care. A telephone call or virtual appointment with a doctor, nurse practitioner, family health team member or public health unit will provide you with instructions. This might include advice on treatment, monitoring, isolation/quarantine, and safety precautions for other family members in your home. You may be able to manage your symptoms with nonprescription medications. Call your pharmacist for advice. Ask about potential interactions between nonprescription medications and other medications you may be taking. Read more …