COVID-19 – Be your own superhero

World Health Organization (WHO) published this video item, entitled “COVID-19 – Be your own superhero” – below is their description.

“We can outsmart the COVID-19 virus and the variants too. Let’s outmanoeuvre it, let’s not give it an opportunity to infect others. Be your own superhero” WHO expert Dr Maria Van Kerkhove.

-clean your 👐

-open windows

-wear a mask

-keep physical distance

-cough/sneeze in your elbow

learn more: http://https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019

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