Peter Andre's doctor wife Emily spends 30 minutes disinfecting herself after shift before seeing her children

Peter Andre and Emily Andre attending the Butterfly Ball 2019 at Grosvenor House in London. (Photo by Brett Cove/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)

Peter Andre has shared the measures his doctor wife Emily must take before she can interact with her children after a shift in order to limit the spread of the coronavirus.

The Mysterious Girl singer shares daughter, Amelia, 6, with his wife of almost five years as well as son Theo, 3. The four of them are living with his older children Junior, 14, and Princess, 12, who also spending time with their mum Katie Price.

Speaking via video link on Loose Women, Andre, 47, told of how he doesn't let his younger children know when their mother is home so they don't come into contact with her before she's disinfected herself.

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"I don't tell the kids she's home because if I hear the door and they know that she's home they're going to run up to her," he said.

Andre went on: "She takes off all her clothes she has to put them in the washing machine, wrap a towel around her, get upstairs, have a shower, completely disinfect herself.

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"So there is a good 20-30 minute process before she comes downstairs and before any of us can see her. Obviously, I can hear that she's home."

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British Prime Minister Tony Blair talks to singer Peter Andre during the EU enlargement: Unification of Europe - VIP Party, to celebrate the entry of 10 new countries into the European Union, at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in London. Where Mr Blair launched the Crossroads for Ideas initiative, a joint project between the Foreign Office and the British Council. The scheme will bring some of the most talented young professionals from Central Europe - working in television, fashion, design, architecture, science, the environment and finance - to meet their British counterparts to exchange ideas, experiences and skills.
Pop stars Peter Andre (left) and Robbie Williams in London today (Thursday) before appearing at this evening's 1996 MTV Europe Music Awards. Williams, formerly of Take That, will be hosting the awards, whilst teen heart-throb Andre will be performing in the show. Photo by Michael Stephens/PA.
Former Take That star Robbie Williams (bottom left) and pop star Peter Andre (bottom centre) join members of the Irish pop band Boyzone for a photocall prior to the 1996 MTV Europe Music Awards in London. Williams will host the show * Boyzone (l-r) Stephen Gately, Ronan Keating, Shane Lynch, Keith Duffy (seated, Nike cap) and Michael Graham.
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Former Take That stars Robbie Williams (right) and Gary Barlow (2nd left) line up with Peter Andre and Channel 4's Big Breakfast presenter Denise Van Outen, for the finale of tonight's (Sunday) Concert of Hope, at London's Battersea Power Station. Proceeds from the annual concert will benefit the Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fund. See PA story DIANA Concert. Photo by Fiona Hanson/PA
Glamour model Jordan with her parents Amy (far left) and Paul (centre left) and her boyfriend, singer Peter Andre arrive at Gordon Ramsay's temporary restaurant in Brick Lane, east London for 'Hell's Kitchen', the ITV reality cooking show with celebrities manning the kitchen . Hosted by Angus Deaton, the show sees the worst chefs voted off by the public.
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Peter Andre and Emily MacDonagh attending the Caudwell Children Butterfly Ball, held at the Grosvenor House hotel in London.
Ed Sheeran and Peter Andre at the Nordoff Robbins O2 Silver Clef Awards at the Grosvenor House, Park Lane. (Photo by Keith Mayhew / SOPA Images/Sipa USA)

Earlier on in the coronavirus pandemic, Andre said he and 30-year-old Emily were trying to keep their distance from each other in their own home.

The pair wed in 2015 after they began dating in 2012. Andre was married to Price between 2005 to 2009 after finding love on I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here!.

Price has recently opened up about her personal struggles, stating that she will need life long therapy after "going off the rails".

It comes after the mother-of-five has bravely opened up about her traumatic experiences including a fifth kidnap threat and being sexually assaulted during a carjacking.

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