Dunfermline Press

Coronavirus: Cases in Fife rise by 63


Coronavirus: Cases in Fife total 4,492

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    The number of positive coronavirus cases in Fife has increased by 63 in the past 24 hours.
  • The new total is now 4,492.
  • Figures show that 28 people were in hospital across the NHS Fife health board with the virus at midnight last night - four less than yesterday.
  • The number of people in intensive care continues to be below five - it has been that way since December 2.
  • There were 966 new cases of COVID-19 reported across Scotland today.
  • A total of 41 people sadly died after previously testing positive for coronavirus.
  • Common symptoms of coronavirus include:
  • High temperature or fever.
  • Cough.
  • Shortness of breath.
  • Loss of taste or smell.
  • A free helpline has been set up for people who do not have symptoms but are looking for general advice: 0800 028 2816.