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Coronavirus: Confirmed cases increase by 36 to 2,291


Coronavirus: Fife total increases to 2,291

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    The number of positive coronavirus cases in Fife has increased by 36 in the last 24 hours.
  • The total number of cases is now 2,291.
  • Scottish Government figures show that 28 people were in hospital acros the NHS Fife health board with the virus at midnight last night – five less than the figures reported yesterday.
  • The number of people in intensive care increased by one - the total is now six.
  • Figures also show that across Scotland there were 1,202 new cases of coronavirus with 28 new reported deaths among those who previously tested positive for COVID-19.
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  • 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.