COVID Tag

The latest seven-day average of new COVID-19 cases in the state was 2,532 cases per day, the Department of Health Services site shows.  Although the average has dropped slightly over the past week or so from the recent peak of 2,932 cases per day, it remains...

The seven-day average for new COVID-19 deaths in the state has largely been on the rise for several weeks, reaching 12 deaths per day at the latest count.  That rate was just two deaths per day one month earlier. A total of 7,806 COVID-19 deaths have...

Abstract: COVID-19 related health care utilization persists in a subset of patients for 180 days or more after their initial diagnosis. 1 Sep 2021 Glenn Melnick, PhD | June F. O’Leary, PhD Definitions and guidance regarding the evaluation and care for patients with “Long COVID,” post-COVID conditions or PASC...

-- As COVID-19 vaccination efforts continue around the state, the joint health department for Shawano and Menominee counties is running a public information campaign to get more residents protected against the virus.  “Our role is to combat negative myths about the vaccine with good, credible information,”...

-- Assembly lawmakers have approved along party lines a bill that would put in place guidelines on how the state should handle lawsuit settlements from opioid manufacturers. The bill would require any settlements on the suit between the attorney general and local governments and opioid manufacturers,...