Coronavirus symptoms: How the notorious coronavirus differs from norovirus

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Coronavirus symptoms: How the notorious coronavirus differs from norovirus

As winter approaches, norovirus – also known as the winter vomiting bug – is likely to infect people. Another more frightening infection is coronavirus. Both are highly contagious, so be aware of how to tell the difference between the two.

Norovirus symptoms

The Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) listed the most common symptoms of a norovirus infection, and these are:

  • Diarrhoea
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Stomach pain
  • Fever
  • Headache
  • Body aches

Coronavirus symptoms

According to the CDC, the coronavirus shares the same symptoms as norovirus except for “stomach pain”, and these are:

  • Diarrhoea
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Fever
  • Headache
  • Muscle or body aches

Other possible signs of a coronavirus infection include the following:

  • Chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose

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