Nearly 100 E. coli cases reported in 3 Michigan counties, prompting health advisory | Michigan News | Detroit

click to enlarge Shutterstock E. coli cells under a microscope A significant increase in E. coli cases in Michigan prompted health officials to issue an advisory about food safety and the importance of hand-washing. So far this month, 98 cases of E. coli were reported in Oakland, Ottawa, and Kent counties, compared to 20 during … Read more

Michigan Reports 55 Monkeypox Cases – CBS Detroit

(CBS DETROIT) — Michigan is now reporting 55 monkeypox cases in the state as of Tuesday, with the highest number of cases being in Detroit. According to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS), the city has 13 cases, followed by 11 in Oakland County. READ MORE: The Influence Former President Trump Has … Read more

Michigan Reports 55 Monkeypox Cases – CBS Detroit

(CBS DETROIT) — Michigan is now reporting 55 monkeypox cases in the state as of Tuesday, with the highest number of cases being in Detroit. According to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS), the city has 13 cases, followed by 11 in Oakland County. READ MORE: The Influence Former President Trump Has … Read more

Second case of monkeypox in Michigan confirmed in Detroit resident | Metro Detroit News | Detroit

click to enlarge Shutterstock.com Rendering of a monkeypox infection. A Detroit resident is the second person in Michigan to test positive for monkeypox, the state health department tells Metro Times. The first case was identified in a person from Oakland County on June 29. It’s unclear whether the two cases are connected. Officials from the … Read more

Michigan Reports Its First Probable Case Of Monkeypox In Oakland County – CBS Detroit

(CBS DETROIT) – The first probable monkeypox case in Michigan has been detected in Oakland County, the state Department of Health and Human Services announced Wednesday. MDHHS says the resident is isolating and does not pose a risk to the public. The department is working with local health departments to notify any close contacts. READ … Read more

Mosquitoes infected with Jamestown canyon virus found in Michigan | Michigan News | Detroit

click to enlarge frank60 / Shutterstock Mosquitoes infected with the Jamestown Canyon virus were found in Michigan. The first known cases of the Jamestown Canyon virus in Michigan were detected in mosquitoes collected in Bay County, state health officials said Thursday. The virus is spread to people through bites from infected mosquitoes, usually from late … Read more

Henry Ford Health, MSU And U Of M Awarded $ 300K To Expand Sickle Cell Clinics – CBS Detroit

(CBS DETROIT) – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services announced Friday that Henry Ford Health, Michigan State University and the University of Michigan have been awarded $ 300,000 to expand sickle cell clinics. MDHHS says the Sickle Cell Clinic Expansion and Enhancement Program offers new resources to help increase patient access to quality … Read more

Not sure where to find COVID-19 treatments? Michigan health dept. offers new online tool | Michigan News | Detroit

click to enlarge Shutterstock.com New COVID-19 treatments are becoming available. With new COVID-19 treatments coming on the market, it can be difficult to keep up with what’s available. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) on Monday announced a new online tool aimed at making the search easier for residents and health care … Read more

First Influenza-Associated Pediatric Death This Season Reported In Kalamazoo County – CBS Detroit

(CBS DETROIT) – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) confirmed the first influenza-associated death in the 2021-2022 flu season. Officials say the child was from Kalamazoo County and contracted Influenza A / H3. There have been at least 16 pediatric deaths reported nationally this season. READ MORE: Community Calls For Peaceful Summer, … Read more

Michigan Health Department Updates Isolation, Quarantine Guidance – CBS Detroit

(CBS Detroit) – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services announced a new update on its COVID-19 Isolation & Quarantine guidance as the state enters post-surge, recovery phase. The department says the update does not change guidance for health care, long-term care, corrections and other high-risk settings. READ MORE: Michigan’s Average Gas Price Reaches … Read more