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Description: CS234745-A Norovirus Illness: Key Facts Norovirus—the stomach bug Norovirus is a highly contagious virus. Norovirus infection causes gastroenteritis (inflammation of the stomach and
Description: Noroviruses (NoVs) were named after Norwalk, Ohio, where a NoV strain (subsequently called the Norwalk strain) caused the first sudden major diarrhea and vomiting outbreak (referred to as acute gastroenteritis or AGE) in 1968. In addition to causing disease in humans, some NoV strains have caused ...
Description: CDC - INTERM GUIDANCE FOR MONITORING AND MOVEMENT OF PERSONS WITH POTENTIAL EBOLA VIRUS EXPOSURE: This fact sheet explains CDC’s updated guidance to protect America from Ebola. This updated guidance focuses on strengthening how we monitor people who may have been exposed to Ebola and how medical professionals will oversee their care and, when warranted to …
Description: Norovirus is a very common and major cause of gastrointestinal illness. It most often circulates during the winter, but can cause illness throughout the year.
Description: 5. Preventing the Spread of Norovirus. Measures to prevent the spread of norovirus correspond to the ways the virus can be transmitted. CDC guidelines issued in 2011 make five recommendations: hand hygiene, cleaning and disinfection of surfaces, thorough cooking of food, not preparing food when sick, and correctly washing soiled laundry.
Description: Healthcare workers (HCWs) are occupationally exposed to a variety of infectious diseases during the performance of their duties. The delivery of healthcare services requires a broad range of workers, such as physicians, nurses, technicians, clinical laboratory workers, first responders, building maintenance, security and administrative personnel, social workers, food service, housekeeping, and ...
Description: Influenza (Flu) Influenza (flu) impacts people of all ages. Influenza is a highly contagious viral infection of the nose, throat, and lungs that occurs most often in the late fall, winter, and early spring.
Description: Flu viruses are unpredictable and can change over time. That is why we recommend that everyone 6 months and older get a flu vaccine every year.
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Description: Nov 20, 2018 · The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) conducted detailed analyses of gastroenteritis outbreaks in the US between 2009 and 2012 and 48% or 1008 of the 2098 foodborne illness outbreaks reported were due to NoV (Hall et al., 2014).Restaurants were the most common setting for these outbreaks with the majority of these attributed to infected food handlers (70%).
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Description: October 4, 2012. Advisory: Meningitis and Stroke Associated with Potentially Contaminated Product The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are coordinating a multi-state investigation of fungal meningitis …
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Description: About 193,000 children and adolescents under 20 years of age in the United States had diabetes in 2015, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). While most cases of type 1 diabetes are diagnosed in those under the age of 18, the signs and symptoms often develop rapidly and the diagnosis is often made in an emergency room setting.
Description: Diarrhea is a common symptom of a gastrointestinal problem, characterized by frequent, loose stools that may occur with stomach pain, cramping, nausea, and vomiting. Learn about laboratory tests used to help diagnose common causes of diarrhea.
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Description: Jul 25, 2018 · Synopsis There are around 200,000 healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) in Australian acute healthcare facilities each year. This makes HAIs the most common complication affecting patients in hospital. As well as causing unnecessary pain and suffering for patients and their families, these adverse events prolong hospital stays and are costly to the health system.
Description: Influenza, commonly known as the flu, is an infectious disease caused by an influenza virus. Symptoms can be mild to severe. The most common symptoms include: high fever, runny nose, sore throat, muscle pains, headache, coughing, sneezing, and feeling tired. These symptoms typically begin two days after exposure to the virus and most last less than a week.
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