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.
‘The Last Cruise’ Documentary Takes You Back To The Early Days Of The COVID-19 Pandemic
It follows the story of the 'Diamond Princess'
Michigan Bar Pushes the Envelope with Covid T-Shirts
"Kiss Me I'm Contagious" and other controversial t-shirts are shaking things up in Gaylord, Michigan.
Looking At The Positives From The First Year of Covid-19 Near Kalamazoo
While remembering those we've lost and those who have been negatively affected by it is important, I think we should also use this date to celebrate the things we do have, and the changes that the pandemic has brought for us positively
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.
Michigan Man Joins Circuit Court Zoom Hearing Shirtless
This is not an SNL skit. This guy really joined his court hearing topless.
Dave Grohl and Quincy Jones Sign Up to Help Restart Live Music
National Independent Venue Association appoints advisory board to rebuild after coronavirus.
The Community Gives Back To A Generous Kent County Woman
The tables just turned on a West Michigan chef that has raised $12,000 in less than a month for local businesses.
Florida Man Steals A Car With 30 Vials Of The COVID-19 Vaccine In It
Police are currently looking for a man in Florida who was seen stealing a vehicle with 30 vials of the COVID vaccine inside, reports say that the vaccines were properly stored at the time.