“We’re all in the middle of something we’ve never seen before, which makes it a challenging time for everyone when it comes to answering these questions. There are almost no perfect answers but we’re doing our best with the information in front of us.”

3 Days a week on the Brekky Show will be uncovering the truths while busting the rumors.

Today we got a brief understanding of COVID-19’s Half-life, incubation time, contamination, symptoms and impacts on remote communities.



Dr Jonathan messages to mob

1.COVID-19 can survive on the surfaces we see around us for a decent amount of time, wash hands regularly with soap and water or hand sanitizer can protect yourself and help prevent spreading the virus to others.

2. Social distancing means keeping at least a meter and a half (Arms length away from others) can reduce the chance of spreading coronavirus through sneezes and coughs.

3. Young people get sick from Coronavirus  (at a lower rate).

Tune in 8:00am Monday, Wednesday and Friday for more up-to-date news on the pandemic with Dr Jonathan Leitch.

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Information provided in this podcast and website is most current as of Monday 23rd of March 2020.