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The number of Covid-19 cases for Bulletin #864 was 563, up from 512 on the previous day. This number compares to the seven-day average of daily infections (confirmed lab-reported cases) that is now 414, down from that of the previous day. The Ministry of Public Health has confirmed the overall downward trend.

The 24-hour positivity was 23.66%, up from the day before, and the 4-week positivity rate is 12.00%, down from the day before.

The Ministry of Public Health recommends getting the third and fourth booster vaccines. The third booster is now highly recommended for children from 12 years now that there have been outbreaks in private and public schools.

The fourth booster is available for those 18 years and older. The fourth booster can be applied four months after the third booster. It is recommended especially for those over 50 years of age and those with depressed immune systems...

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