Lung Health:


Did You Know?

Our breathing and our lungs are precious. We need to protect them.

COVID-19 is a viral respiratory illness that can spread from person to person.

COVID-19 continues to be a concern in New Brunswick.

Symptoms can include:
Fever, Cough, Difficulty Breathing / Shortness of Breath

Some people are at higher risk of severe outcomes from COVID-19 including:

  • Those living with chronic disease, including lung disease
  • Seniors
  • Pregnant people
  • Those who are immunocompromised

Post COVID-19 condition (“long COVID”):

Post COVID-19 condition is relatively new, and research is ongoing. It is characterized by COVID-19 symptoms that persist beyond 12 weeks after infection.

For up to date information, please see Health Canada

If you think you may have contracted COVID-19, please contact your health care professional or call 811.



        • Maintain up-to-date vaccinations
        • Wash hands often
        • Avoid crowds and/or poorly ventilated public places
        • Wear a mask

If you have symptoms of COVID-19 you can avoid spreading it to others by staying home while sick, and wearing a mask if you do have to go out.

Page Last Updated: 28/02/2023