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Norovirus can spread through the AIR making hospital infection measures useless – Daily Mail


Daily Mail

Norovirus can spread through the AIR making hospital infection measures useless
Daily Mail
The stomach bug norovirus can spread through the air up to several metres from an infected person, according to a new study. Canadian researchers said their findings mean infection control measures in hospitals could be useless. Hospitals should think …
Norovirus Spread Can Be AirborneInfectious Disease Special Edition
Norovirus airborne transmission may be possible: ResearchersOutbreak News Today
Noroviruses may spread through the airCBS News
domain-B -Chandigarh Tribune -EurekAlert (press release)
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Posted on 1 May 2015 | 5:11 pm

Measles, listeria, botulism, the norovirus. Now its bubonic plague in 2015 – Palm Beach Post (blog)


Palm Beach Post (blog)

Measles, listeria, botulism, the norovirus. Now its bubonic plague in 2015
Palm Beach Post (blog)
We've had measles continue to make its comeback from the dead, thanks to the anti-vaccine movement. A listeria outbreak tied to ice cream. A botulism outbreak tied to canned potatoes at a church picnic. Norovirus at schools here in Palm Beach County.

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Posted on 1 May 2015 | 2:26 pm

Norovirus Outbreak Reported on Coral Princess – TravelPulse


TravelPulse

Norovirus Outbreak Reported on Coral Princess
TravelPulse
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said onboard tests confirmed the illness was caused by norovirus. A CDC environmental health officer will board the ship to conduct an assessment and evaluate the outbreak and response. Princess confirmed …
Norovirus strikes the 'Coral Princess', 6th cruise ship outbreak of 2015Outbreak News Today
Noro on the Coral PrincessCruise Law News
Princess Cruise Ship Gets The NorovirusCruise Hive

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Posted on 27 April 2015 | 4:32 pm

Norovirus outbreak affecting several Zane Trace prom attendees – Chillicothe Gazette


Chillicothe Gazette

Norovirus outbreak affecting several Zane Trace prom attendees
Chillicothe Gazette
"Those who are sick are experiencing the classic symptoms of a norovirus, such as vomiting, diarrhea, headache, fever and abdominal cramps," she said. "And the symptoms are quite profuse." Noroviruses are the most common cause of foodborne outbreaks …
Nearly 2 Dozen Students Sickened By Suspected Norovirus Outbreak at PromFox 28
Ohio high school prom linked to norovirus outbreakBarfblog (blog)

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Posted on 16 April 2015 | 7:04 pm

Seven Things That Can Protect You From Norovirus on a Cruise – Yahoo Travel


Yahoo Travel

Seven Things That Can Protect You From Norovirus on a Cruise
Yahoo Travel
So now, we're treated to a new round of headlines blasting cruises as norovirus incubators; in its headline on the story, Salon referred to the stricken cruise ships as “Vomit Ships.” Never mind that the CDC says the vast majority of the nation's 20
Vomit ships dock in San Diego: Why cruise ships are hotbeds for norovirusSalon
Norovirus Strikes Two Cruise ShipsCruise Critic
More than 200 sickened on San Diego-bound cruise shipsFox News
CBS Local
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Posted on 16 April 2015 | 1:38 pm

Could a Norovirus Vaccine Become Reality? – Food Safety News


Food Safety News

Could a Norovirus Vaccine Become Reality?
Food Safety News
If you've ever suffered through food poisoning, odds are that the bug you caught was norovirus, the most common foodborne illness in the world. Just in the United States, norovirus causes an annual estimated 19 to 21 million illnesses and contributes

Posted on 15 April 2015 | 5:33 am

Norovirus — Don’t Call It ‘the Cruise Ship Disease’ – Yahoo Travel


Yahoo Travel

Norovirus — Don't Call It 'the Cruise Ship Disease'
Yahoo Travel
Of the 2,100 people aboard the Celebrity Infinity, 106 reported norovirus symptoms. One hundred and fourteen people became sick on the Legend of the Seas. Today both ships have docked in San Diego for passengers to be treated and the vessels cleaned.

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 8:04 pm

Norovirus outbreak strikes 2 Royal Caribbean ships – KYTX


Cruise Law News

Norovirus outbreak strikes 2 Royal Caribbean ships
KYTX
(CBS NEWS)- More than 200 people are sick with the norovirus after outbreaks on two different Royal Caribbean-owned cruise ships, reports CBS News correspondent Vladimir Duthiers. Both ships left Fort Lauderdale at the end of March for 15-night cruises.
Guests sickened by norovirus on two shipsSan Diego Source (subscription)
At Least 116 Sick on Legend of the SeasCruise Law News

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Posted on 14 April 2015 | 7:06 pm

Could your dog give you norovirus? – Medical News Today


Medical News Today

Could your dog give you norovirus?
Medical News Today
Norovirus is a leading cause of gastroenteritis, or "stomach flu," causing vomiting and diarrhea in both adults and children. It is very contagious and can infect anyone. You can catch it from an infected person, contaminated food or water, or from
Did Your Dog Give You A Stomach Flu? Norovirus May Spread From Pets To Medical Daily
Study Probes Possibility Of Dogs To Human Norovirus TransmissionTech Times
Human Norovirus Books Dog Cruise, May Have Return TicketGenetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
Raw Story -EurekAlert (press release)
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Posted on 13 April 2015 | 10:01 am

When a Norovirus Expert Got Norovirus – Food Safety News


Food Safety News

When a Norovirus Expert Got Norovirus
Food Safety News
(This article by Liz Bradshaw, a postdoctoral research scholar in NoroCORE, the Norovirus Collaborative for Outreach, Research, and Education, based at NC State, is the fourth in a series leading up to April 7, when the World Health Organization will …

Posted on 6 April 2015 | 5:22 am

Norovirus – Yahoo News Search Results

More than 200 passengers on two cruise ships stricken with possible norovirus

More than 200 passengers and crew aboard two cruise ships that departed Port Everglades were stricken with norovirus-like symptoms, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 4:54 pm

Norovirus Outbreak Strikes 2 Royal Caribbean Ships

(CBS NEWS) More than 200 people are sick with the norovirus after outbreaks on two different Royal Caribbean-owned cruise ships, reports CBS News correspondent Vladimir Duthiers. Both ships left Fort Lauderdale at the end of March for 15-night cruises. The 965-foot long Celebrity Infinity was docked at the Port of San Diego Monday as workers on deck scrubbed it clean. The Legend of the Seas is …

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 4:30 pm

Royal Caribbean Sees Two Cruise Ships Infected Norovirus

More than 200 people have fallen sick on two Royal Caribbean cruise ships with the Norovirus.

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 12:30 pm

Norovirus outbreak strikes Royal Caribbean ships

CDC trying to determine what made so many people sick

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 11:20 am

Norovirus outbreak ‘likely over’

Last week’s norovirus outbreak is likely over, MIT Associate Medical Director Howard M. Heller wrote in an email to The Tech.

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 7:08 am

More than 100 sickened by norovirus during San Diego cruise

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Federal health officials say 106 passengers and six crewmembers aboard the Celebrity Infinity cruise ship were sickened by the gastrointestinal illness norovirus.

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 10:41 pm

Norovirus outbreak afflicts 100 on cruise ship

The CDC also noted the highly contagious virus can be acquired from an infected person, contaminated food or water, or by touching contaminated surfaces.

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 6:03 pm

Can Humans Get Norovirus From Their Pets? New Study Suggests Dogs Can Get The Stomach Bug

If your dog has been suffering from sickness or diarrhoea, it could have the norovirus . That's according to a new study published in the Journal of Clinical Microbiology that suggests our canine companions can also be infected by the illness. Study author Dr Sarah Caddy, a veterinarian and PhD student at the University of Cambridge, said the research raises the possibility of dog-to-human …

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 10:47 am

Canine Stomach Flu? The Contagious Norovirus Could Be Spread From Dog To Owner

With the concern about the current canine flu hitting epidemic levels, owners may have found some comfort in the news that this particular strain of flu is unable to affect humans. Although veterinarians still advise on keeping a clean environment for pets, what about the potential for other viral candidates to make the jump from pet to owner and vice versa?

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 1:14 am

Can humans get norovirus from their dogs?

Human norovirus may infect our canine companions, according to research. That raises the possibility of dog-to-human transmission, says a veterinarian and first author of a new report.

Posted on 11 April 2015 | 8:50 pm