COVID-19 update: March 23

On March 23rd, Chief Medical Officer of Health Doctor Deena Hinshaw confirmed 42 additional cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 301.

There are currently 19 cases of COVID-19 in the north zone.

Of the 301 cases, 18 are currently hospitalized, 7 being in the ICU.

To help slow spread or ease fear of catching COVID-19, the government recommends washing one’s hands for at least 20 seconds, and to avoid touching the face.

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-Ridley Reiser, Trending 55 Newsroom

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