Stories tagged: "covid vaccine"


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The Pandemic Isolated Them, Now the Vaccine Is Bringing These Michiganders Back Together

For these lifelong friends in Lenawee County, the vaccine doesn't just bring safety, it brings company at the end of a lonely year.

Southern Nevada Health District nurse Daliah Rubio administers a a Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccination to Victor Rodriguez, 70, of Nevada, at Jerome Mack Middle School on January 29, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Southern Nevada Health District is operating the site as a pop-up clinic for seniors age 70 and older.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
From Scheduling to Selfies: Everything Michiganders Need to Know to Get Vaccinated

Most Michiganders become eligible for the vaccine April 5. We've got everything you need to know before, during, and after your vaccination.

Chrissy Gorzen (center) and her "museum buddies" are excited to bring back history to their town on the Canadian border.
Michigan Women Are Reclaiming their Pre-Pandemic Passions

From running marathons to climbing Macchu Pichu, Michigan women say getting the vaccine will give them their life back.

A nurse administers the COVID-19 vaccine at Kedren Health on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2021 in Los Angeles, CA. (Jason Armond / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
How the Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Changed the Game for Muskegon’s Unhoused Population

The newest vaccine to come to Michigan solves one of the logistical challenges in vaccinating some of those facing the highest risks.

Many of Michigan's elderly nursing home residents cannot accept visitors. Photo via Shutterstock.
Michigan’s Massive Nursing Home Vaccination Success May Help Reunite Families

Visitation rules for nursing homes are being revised thanks to the successful efforts to vaccinate Michiganders in long-term care.

Michigan radiologic technologist Michele Westrick gets vaccinated at a metro Detroit clinic.
I’m Vaccinated, Now What? 7 Key Questions Post-Vaccine Michiganders Are Asking

Do I have to still wear a mask? When will things be normal again? Michiganders have questions, and we have answers.

Maureen Pickelman on an arctic vacation. Photo courtesy Kathy Rank.
After Barely Surviving Coronavirus, We Caught Up With This Newly Vaccinated Michigander

Retired teacher Maureen Pickelman spent half a year recovering from the coronavirus. Here's how her friends and faith saw her through.