Thursday, 17 June 2021
We used to call it a bit of a cold
COVID-19: Classic coronavirus symptoms 'changing' as expert urges government to update list
Professor Spector also says he believes the current wave of infections should peak within two weeks.
A leading COVID-19 symptoms researcher has called on the government to update the list of "classic" symptoms of the virus.
Professor Tim Spector, co-founder of the ZOE COVID symptom study, said recent data showed headache, runny nose, sore throat and sneezing were now the most common signs of coronavirus.
The study records the symptoms of people who have received a positive PCR test.