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Norovirus closes wards in nine hospitals amid fears of winter NHS crisis – The Independent


The Independent

Norovirus closes wards in nine hospitals amid fears of winter NHS crisis
The Independent
According to NHS England's Winter Health Check report, the number of beds unavailable because of norovirus-like symptoms, diarrhoea and/or vomiting averaged 1,296 in the week ending 8 December. Winter is always a busier time for hospitals, …
Norovirus closes three hospital wards at Weston GeneralBBC News
Deep clean on Hull Royal Infirmary norovirus Ward 12BBC News
Norovirus cases increase statewideDeming Headlight
ITV News -Coventry Telegraph -Pontefract and Castleford Express
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Posted on 19 December 2014 | 8:48 am

Kalamazoo County health department warns of norovirus, influenza outbreaks – MLive.com


Kalamazoo County health department warns of norovirus, influenza outbreaks
MLive.com
The numbers are high enough that the department alerted school districts this week, asking schools to report numbers of people with norovirus symptoms — nausea, vomiting and/or diarrhea, abdominal cramps and sometimes a low-grade fever.

Posted on 18 December 2014 | 9:48 pm

Are your kids sick? They’re not alone — Norovirus, flu, other bugs spreading … – The Denver Channel


The Denver Channel

Are your kids sick? They're not alone — Norovirus, flu, other bugs spreading
The Denver Channel
"We believe the illness is being caused by a virus called 'norovirus,'" the message from Sandburg Elementary School said. "Norovirus infection is very common this time of year. Symptoms usually last about 1-3 days and can cause dehydration, which can

Posted on 17 December 2014 | 3:26 pm

Norovirus in Healthcare Settings – Medscape


Norovirus in Healthcare Settings
Medscape
Purpose of review To provide an overview of the burden of norovirus disease in healthcare settings and the factors responsible for outbreaks in these institutions; to assess progress on interventions aimed at reducing the burden of norovirus disease.
Norovirus 'stomach flu' virus spreading in southeast NMQuay County Sun
Health district advises of norovirus at schoolsBellefontaine Examiner

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Posted on 17 December 2014 | 5:12 am

Dozens of Hampstead children sickened by possible norovirus – WMUR Manchester


WMUR Manchester

Dozens of Hampstead children sickened by possible norovirus
WMUR Manchester
With around 30 absences Friday, school officials checked in with the state, which told them they were likely dealing with an outbreak of norovirus. "Our cleaning staff came in this weekend to do a little extra cleaning, wiping surfaces. They literally

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Posted on 15 December 2014 | 10:22 pm

New Mexico warns of increased norovirus activity – Outbreak News Today


Outbreak News Today

New Mexico warns of increased norovirus activity
Outbreak News Today
New Mexico health officials are warning of increased norovirus activity in the state and advising the public take precautions, particularly around the very young, elderly and immunocompromised who are at risk for more serious illness due to norovirus
Norovirus cases increasing in New MexicoBelleville News Democrat
Norovirus Spreading in New MexicoUncover Michigan
Norovirus strikes in New MexicoBio & Tech Insights

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Posted on 14 December 2014 | 1:03 pm

News Briefs: Norovirus cases on the rise in NM – KRQE News 13


KRQE News 13

News Briefs: Norovirus cases on the rise in NM
KRQE News 13
ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Norovirus cases are increasing in New Mexico. The New Mexico Department of Health is recommending everyone take precautions, especially around the very young, elderly and people with weakened immune systems. Norovirus …

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Posted on 13 December 2014 | 4:22 am

Norovirus Sickens 200 People On New Zealand Cruise – Yahoo Health


Yahoo Health

Norovirus Sickens 200 People On New Zealand Cruise
Yahoo Health
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Health authorities in New Zealand said Monday that about 200 passengers on a cruise ship have been sickened by an outbreak of norovirus. The passengers were among more than 1,500 aboard the Dawn Princess, …
Norovirus Sickens 200 People on CruiseABC News
Norovirus Strikes At Least 200 Passengers On Princess Cruise Ship In New The Consumerist
200 passengers infected with norovirus on New Zealand cruiseMashable
The Age
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Posted on 8 December 2014 | 2:39 pm

5 Simple Tips to Prevent Norovirus This Winter – Health Hub from Cleveland Clinic


5 Simple Tips to Prevent Norovirus This Winter
Health Hub from Cleveland Clinic
“People are going to come into contact with norovirus through contaminated foods, contaminated water and from infected individuals who are preparing and handling food,” says Camille Sabella, MD, director of Cleveland Clinic Children's Center for

Posted on 25 November 2014 | 9:01 pm

Norovirus Was Cause of Outbreaks at Two Universities Last Week – Food Safety News


Food Safety News

Norovirus Was Cause of Outbreaks at Two Universities Last Week
Food Safety News
Norovirus was the pathogen responsible for sickening students at Emory University and the University of Virginia last week, health department officials have revealed. At least 89 students at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia sought care for
Health department: Sick UVa students had norovirusWWBT
Norovirus sickens at least 15 UVA studentsOutbreak News Today

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Posted on 21 November 2014 | 8:19 am

Norovirus – Yahoo News Search Results

Norovirus sparks closure of Poole Hospital ward

Poole Hospital has been been affected by the Norovirus with a ward being closed last night.

Posted on 19 December 2014 | 3:55 pm

'Winter vomiting season' advice for Gloucestershire

A HEALTH agency is advising people with norovirus symptoms to avoid visiting hospitals this ‘winter vomiting season.’

Posted on 19 December 2014 | 2:32 pm

Norovirus forces wards to close at nine NHS hospitals

ITV News understands nine NHS hospitals have been forced to take action because of the winter vomiting bug. Photo: ITV News A growing number of hospitals have been forced to close wards because of an outbreak of norovirus in the latest example of the NHS being under pressure this winter.

Posted on 18 December 2014 | 10:44 pm

Kalamazoo County health department warns of norovirus, influenza outbreaks

Local outbreaks of norovirus and influenza has Kalamazoo County health officials warning residents to practice good hygiene as Christmas week approaches.

Posted on 18 December 2014 | 9:56 pm

Norovirus outbreak closes wards at Weston General Hospital

THREE wards have been closed at Weston General Hospital due to a Norovirus outbreak.

Posted on 18 December 2014 | 11:39 am

Norovirus hits 10 wards at two hospitals

Ten wards have been hit by norovirus at two Norfolk hospitals.

Posted on 18 December 2014 | 3:36 am

Health officials warn of norovirus cases increasing statewide

The New Mexico Department of Health announced that norovirus cases, a contagious virus often mistakenly referred to as the stomach flu, are increasing in the state and advised residents to take precautions against transmission, according to a press release.

Posted on 18 December 2014 | 3:06 am

Norovirus spreading in Logan County

Logan County schools are seeing an increased number of ill an absent children due to stomach ache and vomiting.

Posted on 17 December 2014 | 7:10 pm

Norovirus sickens 200 people on New Zealand cruise

Health authorities in New Zealand said Monday that about 200 passengers on a cruise ship have been sickened by an outbreak of norovirus. The passengers were among more than 1,500 aboard the Dawn Princess, …

Posted on 8 December 2014 | 1:22 pm

Norovirus Sickens 200 People on Cruise

Norovirus sickens about 200 passengers aboard cruise ship in New Zealand

Posted on 8 December 2014 | 4:00 am