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Coronavirus: A total of 123 people in Fife hospitals with COVID-19


Coronavirus: Cases in Fife total 8,436

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    The number of positive coronavirus cases in Fife has increased by 66 in the last 24 hours.
  • The new total is now 8,436.
  • There are still 123 people with Covid-19 in hospital in Fife – the same total as yesterday. The number of people in intensive care is down from eight to six.
  • Across Scotland, a total of 1,636 new cases have been reported.
  • There have been 89 reported new deaths of people who tested positive for the virus.
  • A total of 334,871 people have received their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccination and 4,466 have received their second dose.
  • 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.