What is COVID-19 and how is it passed on?

19 November 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) is  a new infectious disease that affects your lungs and airways. It's spread in droplets from the nose and mouth when you cough or breathe out.

What is COVID-19 and how is it passed on?

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a new infectious disease that affects your lungs and airways. It's spread in droplets from the nose and mouth when you cough or breathe out.