On February 11, 2020 the World Health Organization announced an official name for the disease that is causing the 2019 novel coronavirus outbreak, first identified in Wuhan China. The new name of this disease is coronavirus disease 2019, abbreviated as COVID-19. In COVID-19, ‘CO’ stands for ‘corona,’ ‘VI’ for ‘virus,’ and ‘D’ for disease. Formerly, this disease was referred to as “2019 novel coronavirus” or “2019-nCoV”. There are many types of human coronaviruses including some that commonly cause mild upper-respiratory tract illnesses. COVID-19 is a new disease, caused be a novel (or new) coronavirus that has not previously been seen in humans. The name of this disease was selected following the World Health Organization (WHO) best practice for naming of new human infectious diseases.
How Often Have You Gotten Sick Since You've Worn A Mask
I can honestly say, my allergies are even non-existent it seems this year.
Science: How To Get Your Smell Back After COVID-19
Can't smell after you've gotten COVID-19? There is a way to get your sense of smell back, and it literally costs maybe $5 bucks in scents.
Michigan Loosens Mask Mandate for Athletes and Outdoor Events
Some changes to Michigan's mask mandate were issued last night.
MSU Having An Outdoor Graduation Ceremony – What You Need To Know
In a year of non-stop facemasks, hand washing, social distancing, and virtual classes, could we expect much else?
Will You Be Traveling This Year If You’re Fully Vaccinated?
This is actually a question that has plagued my mind lately.
Why Have Covid-19 Cases Spiked so Fast in Michigan?
Michigan is currently in the middle of the biggest Covid-19 spike in the U.S. But, why?
Detroit Tigers Season Returning – What’s Changing For You?
The roar of the crowd. The crack of the bat. The smell of popcorn hotdogs and pizza fills the air around you. Do you know what that means?
MI Will Ease COVID Restrictions on Restaurants Beginning March 5
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is expected to announce Tuesday afternoon that COVID-19 restrictions on bars and restaurants will be eased beginning on Friday, March 5, 2021.
Flags To Be Lowered To Half-Staff To Honor COVID-19 Deaths
Flags were ordered to be lowered to half-staff immediately until Friday, Feb. 26th to honor those who had lost their lives from the COVID-19 pandemic.