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Coronavirus: Positive cases in Fife rise by 18 to 1,200


Coronavirus: Fife total increases by 18 to 1,200

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    The total of positive coronavirus cases in Fife since the start of the outbreak has risen to 1,200 - an increase of 18 in the past 24 hours.
  • Scottish Government figures show that there were fewer than five people in intensive care at midnight. This has been the case since June 2.
  • Less than five people with the virus are also in hospital.
  • There were 558 new cases of COVID-19 reported across Scotland on Friday; this is 9.5 per cent of newly tested individuals.
  • Data for the number of deaths is not yet available due to "technical difficulties".
  • 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.