Move Over Flu, There’s A New Sickness In Town: Norovirus

The flu virus is losing steam in metro Detroit, but another virus is on the rise.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2015

Worried About Back-To-School Germs? Pediatrician Says Parents Should Worry About Car Safety More

St. John hospital pediatrician Marcus DeGraw said that he is much more concerned about car safety than sneezes this time of year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/30/2014

Over 100 Whooping Cough Cases Reported In Washtenaw County

At least 104 cases of whooping cough have been reported so far this year in Washtenaw County. That’s compared with 28 cases all of last year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2013

13 Sickend At Medical Business Taken To Hospital

Thirteen employees at a West Michigan medical supply manufacturing business who were having trouble breathing were taken to a hospital for treatment and later released, officials said Wednesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2013

Dearborn Heights School Closed Due To Mass Student Illness

Annapolis High School in Dearborn Height’s District #7 will be closed Friday after dozens of students became sick.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/15/2012

Detroit Metro Airport (WWJ Photo/Beth Fisher)

Flight From Detroit Quarantined In Chicago

A Minnesota woman who caused a health scare aboard a Delta Airlines flight from Detroit to Chicago says it was all a misunderstanding over bug bites.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/26/2012

(WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

Norovirus Confirmed In Sportsplex Sickness Scare

Wayne County Public Health officials have confirmed that norovirus was responsible for sickening as many as 100 players and other attendees at a youth state hockey tournament in Taylor.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/16/2012

Sprouts (credit: istock)

MSU Student Sues Jimmy John’s Over Sprouts

A Michigan State University student says she was hospitalized for three days after eating a sandwich with sprouts from an area sub shop.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/15/2012

(WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

Norovirus Suspected As 2 Dozen Fall Ill At Hockey Game

Health officials say about 30 kids playing in a youth hockey tournament at the Sportsplex facility on Telegraph Road became sick over the past 24 hours.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2012

Carbon Dioxide Spurs Sickness Scare At Livonia School

Multiple students became ill at a Livonia Middle School, where fire officials say there were slightly elevated levels of carbon dioxide.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2012