Description: Norovirus is a very contagious virus that causes vomiting and diarrhea. Anyone can get infected and sick with norovirus. You can get norovirus from:
Description: Millions of people get sick from norovirus each year. It causes sudden vomiting and diarrhea, and spreads quickly and easily to other people. If you think you have norovirus, stay hydrated and take steps to keep it from spreading. Norovirus is very contagious. When you are sick with norovirus, you ...
Description: The highly contagious norovirus can tear through cruise ships, classrooms, and other crowded spaces, leaving vomiting, diarrhea, and stomach cramps in its wake. It spreads easily through food and ...
Description: Norovirus infection facts What is a norovirus? What causes a norovirus infection? How are norovirus infections transmitted? What are norovirus infection symptoms and signs in adults, children, and babies?; What is the incubation period for a norovirus infection? How long are people infected with norovirus contagious?
Description: Definitions Norovirus: The most recent term for all “Norwalk-like viruses” Stomach flu: Norovirus – actually a misnomer, as these viruses are not and never were influenza or “flu.” Stomach viruses: Noroviruses Winter viruses: Noroviruses Winter vomiting flu: Noroviruses Gastroenteritis: An illness of the gastro-intestinal tract that involves vomiting and diarrhea – these symptoms ...
Description: Norovirus is a very common viral infection which causes vomiting and diarrhoea, but it’s usually a mild illness. It is more common in the winter but can be caught at any time of the year. In the vast majority of cases, you can self-care at home and will get better in a few days —without coming ...
Description: Norovirus is the number one cause of gastroenteritis, or stomach flu, in the United States. It is a highly contagious virus that causes inflammation in the stomach and intestines.
Description: Norovirus is a stomach and intestinal virus that’s very contagious. It passes easily through direct or indirect contact with an infected person. It can spread quickly in close quarters such as ...
Description: Chipotle confirmed on Tuesday that multiple customers were sickened after eating at a location in Sterling, Va., reporting symptoms consistent with norovirus. Also known as the winter vomiting bug ...
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Description: An Introduction to Norovirus. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that noroviruses cause nearly 21 million cases of acute gastroenteritis annually, making noroviruses the leading cause of gastroenteritis in adults in the United States.
Description: The Southern Nevada Health District (SNHD) is investigating a suspect norovirus outbreak among employees and guests of the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino. Local media reports that nearly 20 ...
Description: The cause of a mysterious mass casualty incident at a Florida summer camp last week was identified Monday as norovirus, WPEC-TV reported. Lab tests reportedly confirmed the virus sickened three ...
Description: CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - The Virginia Department of Health is investigating a large case of the norovirus infection at a Bon Air independent and assisted living facility. Executive Director ...
Description: Surviving “The Stomach Bug”: What You Need To Know. By Catherine C. Grant, MSPAS, PA-C. It’s BAAAAAACCKKK!!! Nothing conjures up feelings of fear, dread and empathy like hearing that the stomach bug is going around! If you live in Richmond Hill, Bryan County, or anywhere in the greater Savannah, GA area, it is a pretty good bet that you know someone who has recently suffered with this ...
Description: Norovirus bug reported across UK - what you need to know about 'absolutely vile' stomach bug. Norovirus is a 'very unpleasant' stomach bug that causes vomiting and diarrhoea and lasts for two days
Description: This site provides information about viral gastroenteritis (stomach flu), bacterial gastroenteritis, parasitic gastroenteritis, food borne illnesses, and food poisoning. The purpose of this site is to educate viewers so they can avoid getting and spreading these illnesses, including norovirus and rotavirus.
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