Coronavirus safety advice : wash your hands! - BBC My World

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Countries around the world are taking drastic measures to stop the spread of coronavirus in what is now a global emergency. With many countries in lockdown to stop the disease spreading, lots of you are forced to stay at home at the moment.

So what can you all do to help stop the disease from spreading and protect yourselves and others? Wash your hands often with soap and warm water, for twenty seconds, to break down the virus.

In this video BBC My World presenter Radzi Chinyanganya demo's the best technique. Keep watching for a surprise cameo (it's worth it!).

BBC My World is a new show for young people around the world, brought to you by executive producers Angelina Jolie and the BBC World Service. We've also partnered with Microsoft Education and BBC Learning to show you how the news is made, fact-check stories and spot fake news.