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Coronavirus
Coronavirus 
Today in studio we are talking about all things Coronavirus and will be breaking down everything you need to know.

Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses which may cause respiratory infections ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS). The most recent type, the COVID-19 started in China and has caused a recent outbreak of respiratory illness.
Recent information indicates COVID-19 may be passed from person to person and the spread of it is being closely monitored by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the World Health Organization.
Common signs of infection include respiratory symptoms, fever, cough, shortness of breath and breathing difficulties. In more severe cases, infection can cause pneumonia, severe acute respiratory syndrome, kidney failure and even death(WHO).

Today we've brought in a number of experts to share the facts and clear the fake news that's being spread.

Resource: http://www.health.gov.za/

 

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