It seems like every time you turn around there is a new sickness making its rounds here in Michigan.

If you've noticed an uptick in people around you getting sick, there is actually a reason for that, according to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. 

 Severe Illness Outbreak Being Reported In Michigan

There are a couple of different viruses making their rounds here in Michigan you should currently be aware of. The biggest virus to be aware of and on the lookout for is Norovirus, according to the MDHHS.

In case you missed it as well, Michigan just recently found itself in the headlines because of Measles, making its way through certain parts of Michigan.

Influenza & Flu Numbers On The Rise In Michigan

To make things worse too, the CDC has been monitoring influenza numbers, and it is continuing the show growth, especially here in Michigan.

According to the CDC, symptoms of the flu can include fever, upset stomach, cramps, headaches, and more. Dehydration with the flu is the main reason for hospitalization, typically from vomiting or fevers.

You can protect yourself from the flu by getting vaccinated, washing your hands, and staying home when sick.

The Best Hospitals In Michigan

When it comes to your health and well being, you only want whats best for you. So, how do you go about choosing where you go for that care? Next time you find yourself or your family sick, these hospitals were voted some of the best here in Michigan.

1240 WJIM AM logo
Get our free mobile app

Take a look at the top hospitals in Michigan.

The Best 15 Hospitals In Michigan

These 15 hospitals were named number one, according to Newsmax.

More From 1240 WJIM AM