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What you need to know about the norovirus – azcentral.com


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What you need to know about the norovirus
azcentral.com
Here's what you need to know about the norovirus and the latest outbreak at the VA Hospital in Phoenix. Dr. Tiffany Pankow with Scottsdale Healthcare says one of the reasons the norovirus spreads so quickly because it's hard to kill. (Photo: Matt Mauro

Posted on 5 March 2015 | 12:26 am

Norovirus spreading at ECU – WCTI12.com


Norovirus spreading at ECU
WCTI12.com
Officials at ECU say they've seen at least 60 cases of norovirus on campus in the past two weeks. The virus is considered highly contagious and causes nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. The main concern, medical professionals say, is dehydration. Most

Posted on 4 March 2015 | 11:04 pm

Village Manor eliminates norovirus outbreak – Livingston Daily


Livingston Daily

Village Manor eliminates norovirus outbreak
Livingston Daily
According to the CDC, people can become infected by accidentally getting stool or vomit from an infected person in their mouth, and that usually happens by eating food or drinking liquids that are contaminated with norovirus; touching contaminated

Posted on 4 March 2015 | 7:34 pm

Norovirus sickens nearly 3 dozen at Phoenix VA – azcentral.com


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Norovirus sickens nearly 3 dozen at Phoenix VA
azcentral.com
Phoenix VA officials said that the laboratory-confirmed norovirus has infected 16 patients and 19 staff members. Three people are beign treated in a medical unit, and all others have recovered, VA officials said. The Carl T. Hayden Veterans Affairs
Norovirus reported at Phoenix VA Hospital; 35 staff members, patients ABC15 Arizona
35 people sickened by norovirus at Phoenix VA hospitalKTAR.com
Norovirus: Dozens of staff and patients sickened at Phoenix VAOutbreak News Today

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Posted on 4 March 2015 | 2:25 am

Norovirus outbreak affects 35 students at 3 schools in Highline District – Q13 FOX


Q13 FOX

Norovirus outbreak affects 35 students at 3 schools in Highline District
Q13 FOX
SEATTLE — A norovirus outbreak was reported among 35 students at three schools in the Highline School District Tuesday, a district official said. Catherine Carbone Rogers, chief communications officer for the district, said those sick with the virus
Norovirus now reported in three King County schoolsKOMO News
Norovirus suspected culprit in Highline schools' student illnessesMyNorthwest.com
Norovirus sickens dozens at 3 Highline schoolsKIRO Seattle

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Posted on 4 March 2015 | 1:17 am

Norovirus still a suspect in closing of elementary school – Palm Beach Post (blog)


Norovirus still a suspect in closing of elementary school
Palm Beach Post (blog)
The Norovirus is the leading cause of disease outbreaks from contaminated food in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The virus causes the stomach or intestines to get inflamed, leading to sto norovirus mach

Posted on 3 March 2015 | 4:53 pm

Norovirus strikes at local nursing homes – WFXL FOX 31


Norovirus strikes at local nursing homes
WFXL FOX 31
Maschke was able to confirm that an outbreak of norovirus, a virus that makes national news for illness on cruise ships, was happening at the facilities and that quarantines are not mandated by the state. However, they do have recommendations to help

Posted on 2 March 2015 | 10:18 pm

Norovirus hits Hong Kong hospital – Outbreak News Today


Outbreak News Today

Norovirus hits Hong Kong hospital
Outbreak News Today
Just days after reporting an Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) outbreak on the male ward for severe intellectual disability at the Siu Lam Hospital (SLH) in Hong Kong, hospital officials are now reporting an outbreak of the gastrointestinal virus
Lochaber hospital wards reopen after norovirus outbreakAberdeen Press and Journal
Clusters of Norovirus cases in Siu Lam Hospital7thSpace Interactive (press release)

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Posted on 1 March 2015 | 11:32 am

Hartland facility dealing with norovirus outbreak – Livingston Daily


Livingston Daily

Hartland facility dealing with norovirus outbreak
Livingston Daily
According to the CDC, people can become infected by accidentally getting stool or vomit from an infected person in their mouth, and that usually happens by eating food or drinking liquids that are contaminated with norovirus; touching contaminated
Norovirus Outbreak Monitored At Retirement Village In HartlandWHMI

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Posted on 26 February 2015 | 4:51 pm

Two Cruises, 2 Norovirus Outbreaks, 1 Unhappy Couple – Boston.com


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Two Cruises, 2 Norovirus Outbreaks, 1 Unhappy Couple
Boston.com
The two were passengers on Royal Caribbean's Explorer of the Seas last February, which was famously struck with one of the largest norovirus outbreaks on a cruise ship in the last 20 years. Norovirus causes vomiting and diarrhea, and Ferguson was one
Norovirus outbreak forces Royal Caribbean cruise ship to return to Baltimore earlySyracuse.com
Another Year, Another Norovirus Outbreak Sickening Hundreds Of Cruise Ship The Consumerist
Royal Caribbean cruise ends early after hundreds get sick with norovirusCBS News
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Posted on 5 February 2015 | 12:08 pm

Norovirus – Yahoo News Search Results

Norovirus sickens dozens at 3 Highline schools

Nearly three dozen elementary and middle school students in south King County will not be going to school after coming down with an extremely contagious stomach bug. Three schools in the Highline School District are experiencing an outbreak of norovirus. At Cascade Middle School, 22 students are expected to be out sick again Wednesday. Three students are sick at Beverly Park Elementary School as …

Posted on 4 March 2015 | 1:23 pm

Norovirus now reported in three King County schools

A norovirus outbreak has swept through three King County schools in the past month, and district workers are now scrubbing down school buses in an attempt to get rid of the virus

Posted on 4 March 2015 | 2:13 am

Norovirus sickens nearly 3 dozen at Phoenix VA

Norovirus has sickened nearly three dozen patients and staff members at the Phoenix VA                

Posted on 4 March 2015 | 12:15 am

35 people sickened by norovirus at Phoenix VA hospital – Tucson News Now

PHOENIX (AP) – Officials at the Phoenix Veterans Affairs hospital say 35 people have been sickened by the norovirus but all except three have made a full recovery.

Posted on 3 March 2015 | 11:48 pm

35 people sickened by norovirus at Phoenix VA hospital

PHOENIX (AP) — Officials at the Phoenix Veterans Affairs hospital say 35 people have been sickened by the norovirus but all except three have made a full recovery. They announced Tuesday that laboratory test results confirmed the presence of the norovirus at the Phoenix VA Health Care System. Officials say 16 patients and 19 staff from the two inpatient mental health units are believed to have …

Posted on 3 March 2015 | 11:46 pm

Norovirus confirmed at Phoenix VA facilities

16 patients and 19 staff members were believed to be currently ill or previously ill with the virus.                

Posted on 3 March 2015 | 11:45 pm

Norovirus returns: advice is to stay away from GP

After Halloween and Bonfire Night, we have the return of another, much less welcome, winter tradition: the norovirus . Or, as The Times reports, “Tis the season for winter vomiting bug”.

Posted on 3 March 2015 | 12:29 am

Norovirus outbreak at hospital

Two wards are closed at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital due to a norovirus outbreak.

Posted on 26 February 2015 | 4:57 pm

Norovirus more common than you might think

Norovirus causes 21 million illnesses nationwide every year. The most recent outbreak in Central Oregon happened last week at Stone Lodge Retirement Community.

Posted on 24 February 2015 | 6:00 am

Virginia college reopens after closing over norovirus

By Gary Robertson RICHMOND, Va. (Reuters) – Virginia's Hampden-Sydney College reopened on Wednesday after being closed nearly a week because of norovirus that sickened about 300 of the all-male school's 1,050 students. The school in Farmville, Virginia, had canceled classes on Jan. 29 after the highly contagious virus, which can cause diarrhea and vomiting for up to 48 hours, broke out. Dr …

Posted on 4 February 2015 | 7:01 pm