Description: Norovirus, sometimes referred to as the winter vomiting bug, is the most common cause of gastroenteritis. Infection is characterized by diarrhea, vomiting, and stomach pain. Blood is not usually present. Fever or headaches may also occur. This usually develops 12 to 48 hours after being exposed. Recovery typically occurs within 1 to 3 days. Complications may include dehydration.
Description: March 2015: Memo from the CDC regarding research on norovirus vaccines. blogs.cdc.gov/publichealthmatters/2015/03/making-a-norovirus-vaccine-a-reality
Description: Photo credit abbottnutition.com. REGION– Answer: You catch the stomach flu when virus-infested feces, vomit, or nasal secretions get into your mouth.Norovirus can be present in saliva. The stomach flu is highly contagious and is primarily spread through the fecal-oral route.
Description: Does cranberry juice, grape juice, black raspberry juice, pomegranate juice, red wine, apple cider vinegar, garlic, or grape seed extract, activated charcoal, or grapefruit seed extract prevent the stomach flu (norovirus)?
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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Description: COMMON INFECTIOUS ILLNESSES To report an illness, call your local or district public health office or 1-866-PUB-HLTH (1-866-782-4585). Exceptions to the exclusion/return to school guidelines listed on this chart may be made by local health department personnel and/or primary care physician on a …
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Description: Diarrhea is a term describing loose, watery stools. Having diarrhea means passing loose stools three or more times a day. When your digestive system is in its normal rhythm, food and fluid pass regularly from the stomach into the small intestine.
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Description: What causes the stomach bug? Several different viruses may cause the stomach bug. Viruses that most frequently cause it include norovirus, rotavirus, and adenovirus.The norovirus alone causes up ...
Description: Rabies is a viral disease that causes inflammation of the brain in humans and other mammals. Early symptoms can include fever and tingling at the site of exposure. These symptoms are followed by one or more of the following symptoms: violent movements, uncontrolled excitement, fear of water, an inability to move parts of the body, confusion, and loss of consciousness.
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Description: Whooping cough caused by the Bordetella pertussis bacterium. Whooping cough is a highly contagious respiratory infection characterized by uncontrollable, violent coughing that can make it difficult to breathe.
Description: Communicable diseases are caused by germs passed from one person to another. Viruses or bacteria are the most common germs causing communicable diseases. The diseases are often transferred directly from person to person through contact with body fluids, breathing in …
Description: Measles, also called rubeola, is a serious respiratory illness caused by the measles virus. It is a highly contagious virus that lives in the nose and throat mucus of an infected person.
Description: Contagiousness refers to the ability of a virus to be transmitted from one person (or host) to another. Viral infections are contagious for varying periods of time depending on the virus.
Description: Winter flu is a viral infection caused by various strains of influenza viruses. It is most prevalent in the UK during winter months.
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