Updated COVID-19 vaccines are available. DHEC recommends that all eligible people 6 months of age and older receive this important, updated vaccine.
COVID-19, Flu & RSV
- Get four free at-home COVID tests
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People may experience sudden fever or chills, cough, shortness of breath, loss of taste or smell, and other symptoms.
Use rapid at-home tests or viral tests like PCR to determine if you are sick with COVID-19. Learn when and how to get tested.
Antiviral medications are available to treat mild to moderate COVID-19. Start treatment as soon as you have symptoms.