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Public Health reports another death, the 46th for New Brunswick, due to COVID-19.
The deceased was over 90 years old and was from the Fredericton area (Zone 3).

“I join all New Brunswickers in offering my deepest condolences to those mourning the loss of a loved one,” Health Minister Dorothy Shephard said in a statement on the province’s website on Sunday. .

Public Health reports a new case on Sunday. This is for a person in the 19 and under age group and is travel related.

Today’s figures bring the total number of COVID-19 cases throughout the pandemic to 2,337, with 2,269 recoveries.

The total of active cases is 21.

There are four people hospitalized in New Brunswick with COVID-19, none in intensive care.

On Saturday, the province performed 347 COVID-19 tests, bringing the pandemic total to 364,598.

Vaccinations continue to climb

The province’s vaccination campaign continues to see numbers increase.

To date, 274,603, or 39.6%, of eligible New Brunswickers have received two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine.

Meanwhile, those who received the first doses increased slightly to 542,803, or 78.3% of the eligible population.

Anyone over 12 years of age can receive a first dose and anyone can receive a second dose 28 days after the first.

A list of past public display notices can be found on the Government of New Brunswick website.

What to do if you have a symptom

People who are concerned about showing symptoms of COVID-19 can take an online self-assessment test.

According to Public Health, symptoms presented by people with COVID-19 include:

  • Fever over 38 C.
  • New cough or worsening chronic cough.
  • Sore throat.
  • Runny nose.
  • Headache.
  • New onset of fatigue, muscle pain, diarrhea, loss of taste or smell.
  • Difficulty in breathing.

In children, symptoms also included purple markings on the fingers and toes.

People with any of these symptoms should:

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