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7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “Australian Defence Force brought in to assist with COVID-19 vaccine rollout | 7NEWS” – below is their description.
With more Sydney nursing homes still hampered by COVID vaccine delays, the Commonwealth is calling in the Army. ADF medics will now help get aged care residents vaccinated. That news came as a woman, believed to be the oldest Australian to receive the jab, rolled up her sleeve on the Central Coast. 7news.link/3bUmbCz7NEWS Australia YouTube Channel
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The Australian Defence Force is the military organisation responsible for the defence of Australia and its national interests. It consists of the Royal Australian Navy, Australian Army, Royal Australian Air Force and several “tri-service” units.
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The main symptoms of coronavirus are:
- a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
- a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
- shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)
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