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Omicron COVID Variant Symptoms, Cause, Precaution & Treatment

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Omicron COVID Variant Symptoms, Cause, Precaution & Treatment

A new variant of COVID was discovered in South Africa on Wednesday, 24 November 2021. WHO found the new version of COVID- Omicron as a serious problem by the WHO. After the discovery of a new variation of the COVID-19 virus, the whole world went into panic.

Since its discovery in China in 2019, the SARS-CoV-2 virus, which causes Covid-19 infection, has undergone many mutations. The World Health Organization (WHO) has identified a unique mutant strain: Omicron that is widely circulating in South Africa and across the world.


Symptoms of Omicron COVID Variant :- The symptoms of the new COVID variant “Omicron” are listed below.

1) Common symptoms

The most common symptoms of Omicron are fever, cough, tiredness and loss of taste or smell.

2) Less common symptoms

The less common symptoms of Omicron variant are sore throat, headache, pain, diarrhea, skin rash, discoloration of the fingers or toes, and red or irritated eyes.

3) Severe symptoms

The novel COVID variant “Omicron” causes severe symptoms such as difficulty breathing or shortness of breath, loss of speech or mobility, confusion, and chest pain.

Omicron COVID Variant Precautions :- You need to take the following steps to protect yourself and your loved ones from Omicron and all types of coronavirus:

  • Maintain a physical distance of at least 1 meter between yourself and others.
  • Wear a well-fitting mask.
  • It is recommended to keep away from densely populated areas and travel only when absolutely necessary.
  • Keep hands clean and use disinfectant.
  • Squeeze into a napkin or bent into your elbow.
  • Vaccinate yourself.
  • Follow a nutritious diet to boost immunity.

Source :- https://www.kayawell.com/blog/omicron-covid-variant-symptoms-cause-precaution-treatment

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