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Number of Covid-19 patients in Irish hospitals at lowest since peak

The lowest number of Covid-19 patients are currently in hospital since the peak, the head of the HSE has said.

Paul Reid said there are 10 confirmed positive cases in hospital, with five patients with Covid-19 receiving treatment in intensive care.

The figures show a 96% drop from a peak of 140 people in intensive care in April.

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