CDC Restates Recommendation For Masks On Planes, TrainsU.S. health officials on Tuesday restated their recommendation that Americans wear masks on planes, trains and buses, despite a court ruling last month that struck down a national mask mandate on public transportation.
Abbott Nutrition To Release Certain Products On Case-By-Case Basis Amid Baby Formula RecallA baby formula maker under investigation by federal agencies for reports of consumer complaints and infant illness will consider distributing some of its products on a case-by-case basis, according to a statement from the US Food and Drug Administration.
DOJ Appeals Federal Ruling On Transportation Mask MandateThe Justice Department on Wednesday appealed a ruling by a federal judge that struck down the mask mandate for mass transportation, following a recommendation by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Metro Passengers, Doctors Weigh In On Mask Mandates Lifted For Mass TransitPassengers at Metro Airport had mixed feelings over mask mandates being lifted for mass transit. Doctors weigh in on how they feel about the ruling.
MDHHS Confirms 1st Flu-Related Child Death This SeasonThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has confirmed the first influenza-related child death in Michigan for the 2021-2022 flu season, the agency announced.
CDC To Extend Federal Transportation Mask Mandate For Two WeeksThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention plans to extend the federal transportation mask mandate for another two weeks, according to a source familiar with the Biden administration's plans who was authorized to speak about them.
FDA Expected To OK Additional COVID-19 Booster Shots This Week For Adults Over 50The Biden administration is expected to give older adults the option of getting a second COVID-19 vaccine booster as early as this week.
Michigan Health Department Says It Won't Mirror New CDC Isolation GuidanceIn a statement late Wednesday, MDHHS said it will review supporting evidence for the guidance issued Monday.
CDC Vaccine Advisers Vote To Recommend COVID-19 Boosters For All AdultsVaccine advisers to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention voted unanimously, 11-0, to recommend booster doses of Pfizer/BioNTech's and Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine for all adults.
CDC: Michigan Sees 19% Increase In Drug Overdose DeathsAuthorities say the synthetic opioid fentanyl is linked to more deaths than any other drug.
Latest CDC Data Shows Michigan Leading Nation In COVID-19 CasesThe CDC's COVID Data Tracker shows the state's case rate at 503.8 per 100,000. Minnesota's case rate follows behind with 490.2 per 100,000.