March 17th 2020
- If you live alone and have a high temperature or a new and continuous cough, you should self-isolate for seven days
- If you live in a household with others and have a high temperature or a new and continuous cough, both yourself and all others in your household should stay isolated together for 14 days
- Everyone, including if you are not displaying symptoms yourself and live in a household where no one is displaying symptoms, should stop all unnecessary contact with others and all unnecessary travel
- You should work from home where possible and avoid venues such as pubs, clubs, theatres and restaurants
- Pay particular attention to the advice if you are over 70, pregnant or have underlying health problems
- Don’t call the NHS 111 helpline if you have mild or moderate illness and instead seek advice online. But do call if your illness becomes more severe.
Visit the NHS Website for more official coronavirus advice here: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/self-isolation-advice/