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# covid-19 information

Last year
# Flu and Viruses
CMO urges people with new Covid-like symptoms to stay at home over Christmas
Prof Breda Smyth is advising people with flu-like symptoms to avoid Christmas parties and meeting family
# latest figures
Coronavirus: 7,956 new cases and 629 in hospital, including 53 in ICU
The Department of Health announced the figures this afternoon.
All time
# Podcast
The Explainer: What's the story with rapid Covid-19 tests?
On this week’s podcast, we explain more – and producer Nicky Ryan takes an antigen test during recording.