As the number of infections has grown to more than 1.1 million worldwide, health care systems are straining under the surge of patients and lack of medical equipment like ventilators, protective masks and gloves. All of which has heightened concerns about the exposure of hospital personnel.
NEW YORK (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Saturday that China is facilitating the shipment of 1,000 ventilators to his state, as he continues to shop for more of the lifesaving devices ahead of a growing number of coronavirus patients who are expected to need them.
LEXINGTON, S.C. (AP) — No one stands in line to embrace the widow and share memories of her husband of 50 years. No rows of family and friends file toward the flag-draped coffin to pay their last respects. No symphony of sniffles is heard across the room as the minister gives a final prayer.
NEW YORK (AP) — To a casting director, he might have seemed the perfect impatient New Yorker — broad, bald and with a booming voice, tattoos on his neck and hands visible under his construction jacket. Justin Hunter stood in line outside the Park Slope Food Coop, one of several dozen shopper…
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — There are the new dead. And then there are the bodies waiting in overcrowded mortuaries to be buried as cities struggle to meet demand and families wrestle with rules on social distancing that make the usual funeral rituals impossible.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Tens of thousands of medical workers across the United States are suddenly out of work as operating rooms and doctor's offices go dark, casualties of urgent calls to prioritize coronavirus patients at overwhelmed hospitals and of the economic waves the crisis is churning.
DETROIT (AP) — When Laneeka Barksdale got so sick from the coronavirus that she had to be hospitalized, she tried to keep family from driving her there so as not to put them in danger.
Kyle Navarro was kneeling down to unlock his bicycle when he noticed an older white man staring at him. Navarro, who is Filipino, tried to ignore him, but that soon became impossible.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Simeon family was heading home to Omaha from a Smoky Mountains vacation when Kim Simeon spotted a social media post from the Nebraska Humane Society, pleading with people to consider fostering a pet amid concerns about how the coronavirus would affect operations.
The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.
Those who've been prepping their driving reflexes to avoid the errant potholes that tend to form this time of year might not have needed to worry, after all.
CADILLAC — With Easter quickly approaching and churches unable to hold service, a few things have been planned to celebrate the season that still adheres to guidelines to keep people safe amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
CADILLAC — Munson Healthcare Cadillac Hospital Vice President of Medical Affairs Dr. Joe Santangelo wants to make something clear to everyone.
CADILLAC — Volunteers have been working to construct a 5-kilometer path just north of the Cadillac airport at Veteran’s Serving Veterans, Inc.
- Road managers: ideal weather, less traffic means fewer potholes to fill
- MHSAA shuts down prep sports
- COVID-19's impact on one business is personal
- Prayer ride, online Good Friday service scheduled in Cadillac
- Area has more tests, but more are needed
- Wexford County COVID-19 cases reaches 4
- Musnon Cadillac VP of Medical Affairs says people will not be turned away who are in need of care
- Volunteers at “Vets Serving Vets‘ build 5k pathway for Cadillac community
- Multiple warnings given to 'nonessential' businesses operating during stay home order, 1 individual charged for alleged violation
- James H. 'Jim' Scarbrough
- Wexford County has second COVID-19 case
- Wexford County at 4 cases as governor issues new order
- It's not the calm before the storm.
- Wexford, Osceola have their second COVID-19 cases
- Ebels investigated for price-gouging; Owner says just trying to help
- Osceola County has second COVID-19 case
- Osceola, Wexford have new COVID-19 cases
- Tippy Dam closing due to crowds, coronavirus