“Vividly. So vividly.” It’s how Public Health Madison & Dane Co. director Janel Heinrich remembers a date now more than three years ago, when health officials confirmed the first case of the coronavirus in Wisconsin.
New COVID-19 cases in Wisconsin may have found a new level. For the past week now, the seven-day rolling-average has remained in the neighborhood of 1,600 confirmed cases per day, the latest Department of Health Services data show.
UW Health Kids experts say that this summer is the perfect time to call attention to kids that may be dealing with lasting stress from the pandemic, and have provided a few tips for parents that have some free time with their children, UW Health Kids stated.
The Center for Disease Control authorized the COVID-19 vaccine for kids under five on Saturday and UW Health experts say they’re ready to start rolling out vaccination in Wisconsin as early as the end of this week.