According to Public Health, the province has reached the number of 14,938 in administered vaccines this Sunday. In New Brunswick, 77.4 percent of eligible New Brunswickers have received one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. Meanwhile, 29.3 percent of eligible New Brunswickers have received two doses.
The province also experienced the highest seven-day rolling average for vaccinations. During the last week, 82,000 people were vaccinated with a first dose, while 73,000 people received the second dose.
Also, Public Health reported one new COVID-19 case on Sunday. The good news is that there were 9 recoveries on Sunday as well. Now, the number of active cases in the province dropped to 25.
In New Brunswick, 4 people are in the hospital while one patient currently lies in the intensive care. On Saturday, the province reported that 635 COVID-19 tests were performed.
Public Health has released a list that shows all the symptoms of COVID-19 in order to instruct the public how to better cope with it:
- Fever above 38 C.
- New cough or worsening chronic cough.
- Sore throat.
- Runny nose.
- New onset of fatigue, muscle pain, diarrhea, loss of sense of taste or smell.
- Difficulty breathing.
In children, symptoms have also included purple markings on the fingers and toes.
- People with one of those symptoms should:
- Stay at home.
- Call Tele-Care 811 or their doctor.
- Describe symptoms and travel history.
- Follow instructions.