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  • 7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “COVID-19: One year since coronavirus landed in Australia | 7NEWS” – below is their description.

    On this day, one year ago, Australia recorded its first coronavirus infection. Now, 12 months on, vaccines are being rolled out and Australia finds itself in an enviable position.

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    In This Story: COVID-19

    Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

    Symptoms of coronavirus

    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)

    Latest News about Covid-19

    Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

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