Norovirus sickens dozens at Seattle senior living facility – seattlepi.com

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
Norovirus sickens dozens at Seattle senior living facilityseattlepi.comSEATTLE (AP) — More than two dozen people have been sickened by what health officials say is likely Norovirus at a senior living facility in Seattle. KOMO-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1Q2MLK1 ) that residents at Mirabella Seattle, a Continue Care … Source: Norovirus News

Norovirus sickens dozens at Seattle senior living facility – KHQ Right Now

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
Norovirus sickens dozens at Seattle senior living facilityKHQ Right NowSEATTLE (AP) – More than two dozen people have been sickened by what health officials say is likely Norovirus at a senior living facility in Seattle. KOMO-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1Q2MLK1 ) that residents at Mirabella Seattle, a Continue Care …and more » Source: Norovirus News

Really: Vomiting Larry is easing the burden of Norovirus in Ireland – Barfblog (blog)

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
Really: Vomiting Larry is easing the burden of Norovirus in IrelandBarfblog (blog)Known today as norovirus, its alias, the “winter vomiting bug”, is a misnomer, with year-round outbreaks occurring, albeit with a winter peak. For example, data from the HSE's health protection surveillance centre show that in April, May and June of …and more » Source: Norovirus News

Norovirus sickens dozens at Seattle retirement community – KOMO News

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
KOMO News Norovirus sickens dozens at Seattle retirement communityKOMO NewsSEATTLE — Norovirus has sickened more than two dozen people at a senior living facility in Seattle. The outbreak first surfaced on Saturday night at Mirabella Seattle and has continued spreading ever since. On Sunday morning, Seattle firefighters … Source: Norovirus News

Winchendon school reopens after closing due to norovirus – Worcester Telegram

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
Winchendon school reopens after closing due to norovirusWorcester TelegramWINCHENDON – After closing last Friday due to an outbreak of a norovirus, the Memorial School reopened Monday. “Most kids were able to come back today,” Winchendon Superintendent Steven E. Haddad said Monday afternoon. “We're back in operation … Source: Norovirus News

Health officials offer tips to prevent spread of norovirus – KRTV Great Falls News

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
KRTV Great Falls News Health officials offer tips to prevent spread of norovirusKRTV Great Falls NewsCold weather means more indoor time for many Montanans. Close contact indoors often helps spread illnesses, such as norovirus, anywhere people gather together. Holiday gatherings, schools and settings such as long-term care and assisted living … Source: Norovirus News

Norovirus lasts in poop – Barfblog (blog)

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
Norovirus lasts in poopBarfblog (blog)norovirus-2 Histo-blood group antigens (HBGAs) may act as attachment factors for norovirus: People with a functional FUT2 gene (secretors) express HBGAs on mucosal epithelium; nonsecretors, who have a FUT2 mutation of guanine-to-adenine at codon … Source: Norovirus News

How to dodge the bacteria bullet when eating out – LifeZette

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
LifeZette How to dodge the bacteria bullet when eating outLifeZetteThe company, in a securities filing last week, reported it was served with a grand jury subpoena in December over the norovirus outbreak at a Simi Valley, California, restaurant in August. More than 230 people, including 17 employees, were sickened in … Source: Norovirus News

Now on the Menu: The Nasty Norovirus – LifeZette

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
LifeZette Now on the Menu: The Nasty NorovirusLifeZetteThe company, in a securities filing last week, reported it was served with a grand jury subpoena in December over the norovirus outbreak at a Simi Valley, California, restaurant in August. More than 230 people, including 17 employees, were sickened in … Source: Norovirus News

Feds probing norovirus outbreak at Chipotle – Norwalk Reflector

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
Feds probing norovirus outbreak at ChipotleNorwalk ReflectorIt marks a new headache for Chipotle, which has been reeling from outbreaks of E. coli and salmonella linked to its restaurants in states across the nation in recent months, and from outbreaks of norovirus at restaurants in Simi Valley, Calif., and … Source: Norovirus News