7 Early Signs You’ve Caught Coronavirus

7. You Have Pink Eye

Closeup of irritated red bloodshot eye


Here’s one we haven’t seen widely reported. “Conjunctivitis, or more commonly known as pink eye, can present as a symptom of coronavirus,” says Dr. Kevin Lee. “People should be cognizant of possible aerosol transmission with the conjunctiva and through ocular secretions, like tears.”

If you or someone you know is experiencing any of these symptoms, call your medical care provider before showing up. And to get through this pandemic at your healthiest, don’t miss these 50 Things You Should Never Do During the Coronavirus Pandemic.