Ottawa County has 842 confirmed cases, as of Friday, with 7.5 percent still hospitalized and 318 considered recovered. That's six more cases than what was reported Thursday.
PHILADELPHIA — After watching footage of an anti-lockdown protest in Michigan, Dominic Sisti – a Penn Medicine medical ethicist – started imagining a disturbing scenario.
LANSING — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Friday extended Michigan’s stay-at-home order for two additional weeks, through June 12, also keeping closed theaters, gyms and other places of public accommodation at least until that time.
The Ottawa County Department of Public Health added one death on Thursday to its count of deaths in the county related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
NORTON SHORES — As Mercy Health and Mercy Health Physician Partners begin to resume time-sensitive procedures and health care services, local Mercy Health Physician Partners locations reopened on Monday, May 18.
The State of Michigan announced 102 additional deaths attributed to COVID-19 on Tuesday, bringing the state's total number of coronavirus-related deaths to 5,017.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, social distancing recommendations have necessitated a change to the way health care is being delivered. Telehealth appointments – particularly video visits – are allowing providers see their patients when coming into the clinic isn’t an option.
WEST OLIVE — The Ottawa County Board of Commissioners will vote Tuesday, May 26, whether or not to extend the county’s state of emergency declaration.
WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi unveiled a more than $3 trillion coronavirus aid package Tuesday, providing nearly $1 trillion for states and cities, "hazard pay" for essential workers and a new round of cash payments to individuals.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert, is warning Congress that if the country reopens too soon during the coronavirus pandemic, it will result in "needless suffering and death."
The Michigan health department reported 33 additional coronavirus-related deaths Monday, increasing the state’s outbreak death toll to 4,584 people.
LANSING — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said Thursday that auto and other manufacturing workers can return to the job next week, further easing her stay-at-home order while extending it through May 28 because of the coronavirus pandemic.
ROME — From the marbled halls of Italy to the wheat fields of Kansas, health authorities are increasingly warning that the question isn’t whether a second wave of coronavirus infections and deaths will hit, but when – and how badly.
After four months of working in labs, pharmaceutical giant Pfizer has started testing humans in the U.S. with a potential vaccine for the coronavirus — a serum that could be mass produced at Pfizer's Kalamazoo site depending on its success.
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Anxiety disorders affect up to 20 percent of children, and according to recent Mayo Clinic research, there are several effective treatment options.
LANSING — Michigan’s attorney general on Tuesday backed Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and told local law enforcement officials that her stay-at-home directive and restrictions on places of public accommodations are valid and enforceable despite Republican lawmakers’ refusal to extend an emergency de…
The state health department says the number of deaths in Michigan related to the COVID-19 outbreak is now 4,179, with 44 additional deaths reported Tuesday.
The state's health department reported just 281 newly confirmed cases of the coronavirus on Monday night, but cautions that its computer software issue may be skewing the data.
All furloughed workers have been recalled and two of four operating rooms are back on track as North Ottawa Community Hospital continues to ramp up operations reduced because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The State of Michigan announced an additional 851 confirmed cases of COVID-19, and 154 deaths attributed to the virus, on Saturday, May 3.
LANSING — The Republican-led Michigan House refused Thursday to extend the state’s coronavirus emergency declaration, and instead voted to authorize a lawsuit challenging Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s authority and actions to combat the pandemic.
NEW YORK — The U.S. has seen at least 66,000 more deaths than usual so far this year, according to government data, and the new coronavirus accounts for much — but not all — of the increase.