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What's touch got to do with it?

A handshake or a hug can be surprisingly important to our mental health. So how does it affect us when we have a lot less physical touch in our lives and what can we do about it? We speak to psychologist Alex Parker from Victoria University to find out. Listen to DW's science podcast for a different angle on the coronavirus — five minutes every day from Germany.