Michelle Dickinson answers question about the covid-19 coronavirus outbreak

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Newstalk ZB,
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Sun, 22 Mar 2020, 1:30PM
Dr Michelle Dickinson aka Nanogirl. (Photo / File)

Michelle Dickinson answers question about the covid-19 coronavirus outbreak

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Sun, 22 Mar 2020, 1:30PM

Health officials are asking us to reduce physical contact but increase social awareness.

The Ministry of Health confirmed New Zealand has 14 new cases of Covid-19, bringing the country's total number of cases to 67.

The country's alert level is still at two, Director-General of Health Ashley Bloomfield says.

Dr Bloomfield says everyone has to take responsibility to stop the virus spreading.

The outbreak is fast developing, with new information coming thick and fast. To help make sense of what is happening and what the future holds, Dr Michelle Dickinson joined Andrew Dickens to discuss the latest developments and answers listener's questions. 

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