More about covid-19
Since December 2019, a new coronavirus is spreading globally. Covid-19 is the disease caused by the new virus.
Covid-19 causes a general feeling of illness with one or more of the following symptoms:
- shortness of breath
- runny nose
- sore throat
- aching muscles or joints
Some people develop more severe symtoms
Some people develop more severe symptoms, such as
difficulty breathing and pneumonia. If this happens, call 1177.
Information about the disease covid-19 is available in different languages on the Public Health Agency of Sweden's website.You can find links to each language in the next chapter.
On the Public Health Agency of Sweden´s website, you can also find answers to frequently asked questions about covid-19 in English, as well as information in easy-to-read Swedish.
There are various pieces of information about covid-19 in Swedish sign language on krisinformation.se, a website with emergency information from Swedish authorities. The website also provides links to translated, corona-related information from other authorities.
You can also find information about covid-19 on the websites of the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control as well as the World Health Organization.
Protect yourself and others
Om Corona på somaliska - Adigu is ilaali dadka kalena ka ilaali in cudur ku faafo
Om Corona på arabiska - اﺣﻢِ ﻧﻔﺴﻚ واﻵﺧﺮﻳﻦ ﻣﻦ اﻧﺘﺸﺎر اﻟﻌﺪوى
Om Corona på persiska - از ﺧﻮد و دﯾﮕﺮان ﺟﮭﺖ ﺷﯿﻮع ﺑﯿﻤﺎری ﻣﺴﺮی ﮐﻮوﯾﺪ- ۱۹ﻣﺤﺎﻓﻈﺖ ﮐﻨﯿﺪ
Here are links to information from the Public Health Agency of Sweden about the new coronavirus which can cause the disease covid-19. Learn more about covid-19 and how to protect yourself and others.