What is COVID-19 and how is it spread?

06 April 2020

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

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