A story about distinguishing symptoms related to COVID-19 and those associated with the flu, including fever, chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fatigue, sore throat, runny nose, congestion, muscle pain, body aches, headache and weakness, quoted Brian Clemency, DO
, an associate professor of emergency medicine
. “[Though similar] there appear to be subtle differences. For instance, a cough associated with COVID-19 tends to be dry, rather than phlegmy,” said Clemency.