14 May 2020 16:39
COVID-19 has emerged as one of the most infectious members of the coronavirus family, having killed hundreds of thousands of people worldwide. Most countries have now head to deal with thousands of cases and are now endeavouring to reduce transmission in any meaningful way, with some surprise solutions surfacing. Can mouthwash reduce coronavirus transmission? Many people in the UK are currently running low on soap and hand sanitiser, with most shops still running low due to COVID-19. As such, people have turned to some bizarre methods of virus protection, including making their own hand wash with household products.
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