Know When to See Your Doctor

drearFour signs to look for:

  • Ear pain, facial pain or tooth pain
  • Vomiting or diarrhea
  • High fever with chest pain, pressure, or difficulty breathing
  • Bothersome and persistent cough for more than 10 days

 

High Risk Group:

  • Pregnantpregnant
  • 5 years and youngerchild
  • 65 years and olderelderly
  • Medical Conditions:
    • Asthma
    • Blood disorders (sickle cell)
    • Chronic lung disease
    • Neurological and neurodevelopmental conditions
    • Heart disease
    • Endocrine disorders (diabetes)
    • Kidney or liver disorders
    • Metabolic disorders
    • Weakened immune system (HIV or AIDS, cancer, chronic steroids)
    • Long term aspirin therapy and under 19 years
    • Extreme obesity (BMI 40 or more)

 

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