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Coronavirus: Cases in Fife have risen by 238 in the past 24 hours


Coronavirus: Cases in Fife now total 46,664

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    THE number of coronavirus cases in Fife has risen by 238 since yesterday.
  • The total number of cases is now 46,664.
  • The number of people with COVID-19 in Fife's hospitals went up by two in the last 24 hours to 52, while the number of people in ICU remains below five.
  • In Fife, a total of 295, 486 people aged 12 and over have had their first COVID-19 vaccination, 90.5 per cent of the population.
  • There have been 267,193 people who have had their second dose, which is 81.8 per cent of over-12s in the region.
  • And 124,931 Fifers have had their third dose or booster, 38.3 per cent of the 12 and over population.
  • Across Scotland, there were 2,888 new positive cases and 21 new reported deaths of people who tested positive.
  • A total of 4,343,208 people have received their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccination, 3,944,225 have received their second dose, and 1,568,535 have received a third dose or booster.
  • Common symptoms of COVID-19 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.