Coronavirus in West Michigan: 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.
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These are the best supercuts we’ve seen in a while.
New Symptoms That Could Mean You Have COVID-19
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These Face Mask Exemption Cards Deemed Fake By Department of Justice
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CVS Opens Two More COVID-19 Testing Sites in Grand Rapids
CVS opened its first testing location last month.
The New ‘SpongeBob’ Movie Will Skip Theaters, Go Straight to VOD
‘Sponge On the Run’ will run to CBS All Access next year.
Gov. Whitmer Would Seriously Consider Blocking Trump Rally
She said it would be out of concern for the large gathering of people, as Michigan currently limits indoor gatherings to 50 people and outside to 250 people.
Two University of Michigan Football Players Test Positive For COVID-19
Two University of Michigan football players have tested positive for COVID-19 says the athletic department.
Federal Judge in Grand Rapids Says MI Gyms Can Reopen on June 25
Governor Whitmer plans on appealing the ruling.