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Nova Scotia reports no new COVID-19 cases and one active case

Nova Scotia reports no new coronavirus cases on July 21, 2020. Alexander Quon/Global News

There are no new cases reported on Tuesday for the sixth day in a row, as one active case remains in Nova Scotia.

On Monday, the QEII Health Sciences Centre’s microbiology lab completed 266 COVID-19 tests.

In total, there have been 60,351 negative test results and 1,067 positive COVID-19 cases.

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There have also been 63 deaths in Nova Scotia in connection with COVID-19.

No individuals are currently hospitalized as a result of the virus in the province and Nova Scotia says 1,003 cases are now considered to be resolved.

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Nova Scotians are still encouraged to visit the 811 website if they have two or more of the following symptoms.

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  • Fever (i.e. chills, sweats)
  • Cough or worsening of a previous cough
  • Sore throat
  • Headache
  • Shortness of breath
  • Muscle aches
  • Sneezing
  • Nasal congestion/runny nose
  • Hoarse voice
  • Diarrhea
  • Unusual fatigue
  • Loss of sense of smell or taste
  • Red, purple or blueish lesions on the feet, toes or fingers without a clear cause

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