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Coronavirus: One new case in Fife as figure rises to 831

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Coronavirus: One new case in Fife as figure rises to 831

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    There has been one additional confirmed case of coronavirus in Fife overnight, taking the total to 831.
  • A total of 65 people were in hospital at midnight last night with confirmed or suspected cases - a fall of three from yesterday's Scottish Government figures.
  • There were fewer than five people in intensive care at midnight.
  • Across Scotland, the number of people to have tested positive for the virus is now 15,327, a rise of 39 from yesterday.
  • A total of 2,331 patients who tested positive have died, an increase of 15 deaths since yesterday.
  • In all, 111,085 people in Scotland have been tested for the virus, with 95,758 testing negative.
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  • Common symptoms of coronavirus include:
  • High temperature or fever.
  • Cough.
  • Shortness of breath .
  • A free helpline has been set up for people who do not have symptoms but are looking for general advice: 0800 028 2816.