Symptoms of COVID-19 can range from mild illness to pneumonia. Some people will recover easily, and others may get very sick very quickly.
People with coronavirus may experience:
The virus can spread from person to person through:
touching objects or surfaces (like doorknobs or tables) that have cough or sneeze droplets from an infected person, and then touching your mouth or face
COVID-19 is a new disease, so there is no existing immunity in our community. This means that COVID-19 could spread widely and quickly.
If you are sick and think you have symptoms of COVID-19, seek medical advice. If you want to talk to someone about your symptoms, call the National Coronavirus Helpline for advice.
Everyone must do the following things to slow the spread of COVID-19 and protect those who are most at risk.
There is currently no need to panic and bulk buy medication in Australia. We do recommend that you don’t allow your regular and essential prescription medications to almost run out before you organise a new prescription.
Check out the official updates and information from the Australian Government Department of Health.
We are here for you as we navigate the challenges presented to us as a nation. Please feel welcome to reach out to us and we will do our best to support you during this busy and uncertain time.