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Q&A on Coronavirus – COVID-19 with WHO’s Dr Maria Van Kerkhove – originally broadcast 17 March 2020

March 17, 2020

Recorded version of the live Q&A #askWHO with Dr Maria Van Kerkhove and Aleks Kuzmanovic on coronavirus — COVID-19. This show was originally broadcast live on 17 March 2020, from WHO Headquarters, Geneva, Switzerland.

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Coronavirus: How can we improve NHS support? | Question Time – BBC

March 8, 2020

First broadcast on 26 March 2020. “I’m a local GP and, unfortunately, I’ve been having to self isolate for the past week and a half. I’ve not been able to get remote access to be able to work from home. There’s been no testing for NHS staff and my colleagues…

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How is WHO responding to COVID-19

March 7, 2020

Here are just a few of the ways that the World Health Organization is responding to #COVID19.

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Coronavirus – common questions | NHS Q&A

March 6, 2020

Dr Nam Nguyen, GP and Clinical Lead at NHS UK, shares answers to some of the popular questions we’ve been hearing from people about COVID-19, generally known as Coronavirus. – Could my symptoms be coronavirus? – Are face masks useful for preventing coronavirus? – Can I get coronavirus from food…

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How to protect yourself against COVID-19

February 28, 2020

COVID-19 is an infectious disease caused by a new coronavirus introduced to humans for the first time. It is spread from person to person mainly through the droplets produced when an infected person speaks, coughs or sneezes. Watch this short animation to learn more about COVID-19 and how to protect…

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How to wash your hands | NHS

July 24, 2017

Washing your hands is one of the easiest ways to protect yourself and others from illnesses such as food poisoning and flu. But what’s the best handwashing technique? Washing your hands properly should take about as long as singing “Happy Birthday” twice (around 20 seconds). Use the following steps from…

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