Dr Chris Blyth and Dr Asha Bowen from the Telethon Kids Institute answer kids’ important coronavirus questions.

In part one, five year old Max wants to know what it feels like when you get coronavirus. Harper, seven, asks why are so many things banned, like going on holidays, going to the movies and sports? Twelve year old Georgie is interested in what she can do to protect her friends and family from the virus. Emily, who is six, wants to know why some people get sicker than others. Watch the video for more questions, and their science based answers.

In part two, stay tuned for 9 year old Zack’s question, “can you get coronavirus from farts?”

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