Description: Norovirus Symptoms include gastroenteritis, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, cramping, and possibly headache or low-grade fever – with symptoms similar to food poisoning or the flu, though it …
Description: According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , the norovirus results in 70,000 hospitalizations and 800 deaths per year in the U.S., but almost all of those deaths are among elderly people. 2. What are norovirus symptoms? Symptoms include: nausea; headache; abdominal cramps; diarrhea; vomiting
Description: Other norovirus symptoms include: Low-grade fever. Chills. Headache. Muscle aches. Fatigue.
Description: When a cruise ship passenger reports a ‘stomach-flu, it’s probably norovirus, a common virus that is not related to the flu. Norovirus is the most common cause of foodborne diarrhea and vomiting…
Description: Norovirus is a highly contagious gastrointestinal virus that affects around 23 million people in the U.S. each year according to the Center for Disease Control. Symptoms include a sudden onset of stomach cramps, vomiting, and diarrhea that lasts usually one to two days. One reason that norovirus is so well known among cruise travel is because it’s mandatory for illnesses on cruise ships to be tracked, while …
Description: The CDC’s Vessel Sanitation Program (VSP) requires cruise ships to log and report the number of passengers and crew who say they have symptoms of gastrointestinal illness.Cruise lines must report norovirus breakouts when 2% of the is affected. Per the CDC: Data on this page are from these surveillance reports and from CDC-led investigations.
Description: Mar 19, 2019 · Symptoms of norovirus are the same as symptoms of other types of stomach flu: Vomiting. Diarrhea. Cramping/Stomach Pain. Nausea. Fever. Headache. Body Aches.
Description: Annually, less than 1 percent of all cruise ship passengers have been affected by Norovirus. Symptoms of Norovirus typically last one to three days and generally resolve without treatment. The most common means of transmission is through person-to-person contact and it can also be spread through food and water that an infected person has come ...
Description: Jan 11, 2019 · Other symptoms can include nausea, stomach pain, fever, headache, and body aches. ... The CDC notes that while people often associate cruise ships with norovirus…
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