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Johnson and Johnson Begin Vaccine Distribution After Receiving FDA Emergency AuthorizationJohnson and Johnson rolling out their one dose vaccine Monday after receiving emergency authorization over the weekend from the FDA. Michigan expected to receive over 80k doses
Wayne County 1st Jail System In US To Install Groundbreaking Device That Kills Airborne Viruses/COVID-19Groundbreaking Technology that claims to kill airborne illnesses including COVID-19 is installed at 5 Wayne County Sheriff facilities. 1st Jail in County to have device
Detroit Water And Sewerage Reports Total Water Sampling Remains Under Action LevelDWSD’s water quality continues to meet the requirements of Michigan’s revised Lead and Copper Rule, the most stringent in the nation.
State Health Dept. Announces More Cases Of The Coronavirus UK Variant In Washtenaw/Wayne CountyMichigan health department announced Monday new cases of the more contagious UK coronavirus variant.
Henry Ford Cancer Institute Set To Begin Patient Care At Brigitte Harris Cancer PavilionThe new 187,000-square-foot facility offers the most advanced cancer treatment options available, convenient access to clinical trials.
City Of Detroit Expands Eligibility For COVID-19 Vaccine At TCF Parking GarageMayor Duggan announces vaccine distribution at the TCF center will be extended to more eligible residents.
New Henry Ford Cancer Institute Set To Welcome Patients WednesdayAfter years of construction the new Henry Ford Cancer Institute opens to patients Wednesday. Officials say patients will have access to cancer experts that specialize in 14 different cancers and can receive all their care under one roof.
As Michigan Moves Into Next COVID-19 Vaccine Phase, Some County Health Departments Lacking SuppliesSome County Health Departments not accepting vaccine appointments due to lack of supplies, as the state moves into the next vaccine distribution phase
Clarkston Man Hospitalized 9 Times With COVID Symptoms Since Being Diagnosed In March 202054 year old normally healthy man has been hospitalized 9 times with severe COVID symptoms since being diagnosed in March.
Black Health Matters Presents A Free Virtual Health Fair Saturday, January 9Free virtual fair supporting heart health awareness in Detroit's Black Community.
CVS Health Provides Update On COVID-19 Vaccinations In Long-Term Care FacilitiesCompany is on track based on federal partnership agreement, with shots in arms increasing daily.
Frontline Beaumont Health Employees Receive 2nd Pfizer Coronavirus Vaccine DoseBeaumont employees receive 2nd doses of Pfizer Coronavirus Vaccine and explains how distributions are going.