© 2021 KASU
webBanner_6-1440x90 - gradient overlay (need black logo).png
Your Connection to Music, News, Arts and Views for Over 60 Years
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
77% raised towards our $50,000 Spring Fundraising goal. Spring into action! Click here to donate now!

Michigan Among States Seeing Spring Spike In COVID-19 Cases

As more states lift restrictions and expand vaccine eligibility, trends in the U.S. over the past two weeks show COVID-19 cases are ticking up more than 5%.

The numbers in most cases are nowhere near as high as the peak over the winter holidays, but public health experts say there’s still reason for caution.

Here & Now‘s Callum Borchers speaks with Debra Furr-Holden, an epidemiologist and associate dean for public health integration at Michigan State University.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

Copyright 2021 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org.