Here’s what you should do if you test positive for COVID-19


The new Coronavirus variant Omicron is highly transmissible said WHO in a latest update. The variant is said to cause mild infections so far.

Here’s a list of things you should do if you test positive for Omicron.

1. Know your symptoms


The symptoms of Omicron are said to be different from that of covid-19. It is said to cause mild infections so far.

2. Isolate yourself

The next important thing to do is to isolate yourself so that the infection is not spread from you to any other person. Get yourself tested and in case you test positive make preparations to isolate yourself for the next few days.

3. Inform others

If you test positive, recollection memory and try to remember those people with whom you have come in contact in the past few days so that they may also get themselves tested and isolate themselves in case they are positive.

4. Monitor regularly

Monitor your symptoms regularly. Since the symptoms are said to fluctuate frequently there might be situations when things may not be serious but might be dangerous.

5. When should you stop isolating?

Covid-19 patient can stop isolating after 10 days isolation period without getting tested. People however can stop piles bleeding after 7 days if they test negative for the virus.

6. Take it slow post recovery

After you have recovered from the virus continue taking all the precautionary measures. Where a mask maintain social distancing and keep sanitizing.