Nova Scotia reports no new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday

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Nova Scotia is reporting no new cases of the novel coronavirus on Tuesday.

There are four active cases of COVID-19 in the province.

The QEII Health Sciences Centre’s microbiology lab completed 547 Nova Scotia tests on Monday, moving the province’s total number of tests to 73,038.

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There are no people in hospital as a result of COVID-19 at this time.

There have been 1,080 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Nova Scotia and 65 related deaths.

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As of Tuesday, 1,011 people are considered to be recovered.

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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 (including 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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