Michigan health officials adhere to current COVID quarantine and isolation guidelines; Will review CDC suggestions

LANSING, Mich. Michigan health officials chose to maintain their current COVID quarantine, isolation guidelines after the CDC recommended to halve the number of proposed days for quarantine. This announcement comes as Michigan reports 25,858 new cases of COVID-19 and 338 virus-related deaths Wednesday — an average of 12,929 cases in the past two days, a … Read more

Omicron Variant Identified in 5 Michigan Counties

The latest COVID-19 variant ommicron has now been identified in five counties in the state of Michigan, officials said Friday. According to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS), a total of six confirmed cases of omicron were discovered in the state as of Friday, Dec. 17. The following counties in Michigan report … Read more

Face masks are recommended at all indoor gatherings in the middle of the COVID wave

Michigan health officials recommend anyone over the age of 2 wear a face mask while gathering indoors during the holiday season as the state battles the worst spread of coronavirus in the nation. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services announced Friday that it will issue a face-mask counseling for the holiday season as … Read more