Michigan Reports 55 Monkeypox Cases

(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

MDHHS: More Than 20,000 Pounds Of Empty Water Bottles Recycled In Benton Harbor

(CBS DETROIT) – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services announced that more than 20,000 pounds of empty water bottles have been recycled through a program offered while water is distributed. Volunteers distribute bottled water to residents at the Abundant Life Church of God in Benton Harbor, Michigan, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2021. … Read more

MDHHS Recommends Michiganders Avoid Foam On Waterbodies This Summer

(CBS DETROIT) – As the weather is warming up and people visit Michigan throughout the summer, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is recommending that visitors avoid any foam on any waterbodies, including lakes, rivers, and streams. MDHHS officials say foam can form on any body of water and can have harmful chemicals … Read more

Michigan Reports Its First Probable Case Of Monkeypox In Oakland County

(CBS DETROIT) — The first probable case 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 more

MDHHS: First Mosquito-Borne Virus Of 2022 Detected In Bay County

(CBS DETROIT) – Michigan’s first mosquito-borne virus of 2022 was recently detected in Bay County, according to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. The mosquitoes collected in Bay County tested positive for Jamestown Canyon virus (JCV). READ MORE: 2022 Ford Fireworks On June 27: Here’s What To Know In 2021, JCV sickened six … Read more