2 new COVID-19 cases reported in Nova Scotia

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Two new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Nova Scotia, with no details about how either person got the virus.

Both new cases were identified Saturday, bringing the total active cases to 13, according to a release from the province.

The new cases are in the Central Zone and are under investigation.

No details were provided about whether they were related to travel, any of the recent public exposures, or another source. The province also did not say whether they were self-isolating.

Nova Scotia Health Authority's labs completed 554 tests on Saturday.

To date, Nova Scotia has had 1,111 positive cases and 65 deaths. No one is currently in hospital related to the virus.

The latest numbers from around the Atlantic bubble are:

Symptoms

Anyone with one of the following symptoms should visit the COVID-19 self-assessment website or call 811:

  • Fever.

  • Cough or worsening of a previous cough.

Anyone with two or more of the following symptoms is also asked to visit the website or call 811:

  • Sore throat.

  • Headache.

  • Shortness of breath.

  • Runny nose.

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