8:00am On the Brekky Show today, Jamie, Clay and Em had another virus yarn with Dr Jonathan. Seeking answers and destroying the myths surrounding Covid-19.

Today we spoke about newly open respiratory and fever clinics around south-east Queensland. Also had some great news about flattening he curve and some new information about how many hours you can be infected and not know. All that and more… with Dr Jonathan

With so much new information coming to light, some of these discussions and answers won’t be the final word from our doctor. New content will be updated, so keep an ear out.


Dr Jonathan messages to mob


1 .There have been 2.4 Million cases of COVID-19 worldwide.

2. If you’re planning to visit family or friends living in Aged Care nursing homes you will need to have a flu vaccine by the start of May, even if you’re visiting a family member this rule still applies.

3. There are a few respiratory and fever clinics operating in south-east Queensland, these clinics are set-up to help clinically assess people with mild to moderate COVID-19 symptoms (a fever, cough, shortness of breath, a sore throat and/or tiredness). To access these clinics, you must arrange this with your local AMS beforehand.


Tune in 8:00 am 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 20th of April 2020.