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Coronavirus: Can it spread via door handles? And other questions

Coronavirus: Can it spread via door handles? And other questions
Tuesday 11
20:22 2020

Image copyright Getty Images There have now been more than 43,000 cases of the new coronavirus, which has been declared a global health emergency. The disease has spread to many countries, including the UK. The BBC News Health team's answers to a selection of readers' questions about the new virus are below. Can coronavirus be transmitted by things like door handles and how long does it survive? - Jean Jimenez, Panama If someone infected with the virus coughs on to their hand and then touches something, that surface may become contaminated. Door handles are a good example of a surface ...

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Summary: Image copyright Getty Images There have now been more than 43,000 cases of the new coronavirus, which has been declared a global health emergency. The disease has spread to many countries, including the UK. The BBC News Health team's answers to a selection of readers' questions about the new virus ...

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