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.
Luke Bryan Is ‘Feeling Awesome’ After Fighting COVID-19
He was back on 'American Idol' on Sunday night (April 18).
Eric Church, Ashley McBryde + Darius Rucker Push for COVID-19 Vaccinations in New PSA [Wat…
The new PSA, also starring Ashley McBryde and Darius Rucker, premiered during the 2021 ACM Awards on Sunday night (April 18).
Michigan Extends COVID-19 Restrictions Adds Child Mask Requirements
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has extended COVID-19 related restrictions through May 24 and tightened mask rules for young children.
University of Michigan Revokes Building Access To Certain Students
Over 700 students were not allowed access to University buildings after not following these protocols.
‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ Is Now the Biggest Film of the Pandemic
Move over ‘Tenet.’
Michigan Lawyer Says Vaccine Passports Are Not Discriminatory
Some people are not going to like this.
Michigan Doctor Thinks State Should Shut Some Things Down [VIDEO]
As COVID-19 numbers continue to rise in Michigan, it does not appear that Governor Gretchen Whitmer is considering putting Michiganders on additional restrictions, but one Michigan doctor thinks closing the door into Michigan and additional closures are the best move right now...
Brothers Osborne Have Picked Up Some Quarantine Hobbies That Help With Mental Health
While they're off the road, these multi-talented brothers are sharpening some non-musical skills.
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?