Norovirus blamed for sickening 62 at Mississippi Armed Forces Retirement Home – KETV Omaha

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
KETV Omaha Norovirus blamed for sickening 62 at Mississippi Armed Forces Retirement HomeKETV OmahaAccording to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, norovirus can be contracted through consuming contaminated food or liquids, touching surfaces or objects contaminated with the virus and then putting fingers in one's mouth, or having contact …and more »

Health officials offer tips to prevent norovirus – NBC Montana – NBC Montana

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
NBC Montana Health officials offer tips to prevent norovirus – NBC MontanaNBC MontanaBOZEMAN, Mont. – It is that time of year when Montanans need to start thinking about protecting their health from contagious illnesses like the flu and norovirus.Local Public Health departments urge steps to prevent norovirus …Southernminn.comNatrona County Health Officials: Norovirus Reports...

62 sick: Norovirus fingered in Mississippi military retirement home … – Barfblog (blog)

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
Barfblog (blog) 62 sick: Norovirus fingered in Mississippi military retirement home …Barfblog (blog)norovirus Media outlets report that since Monday, 62 residents have become ill and nine have been hospitalized. Affected residents reported symptoms …and more »

62 sick: Norovirus fingered in Mississippi military retirement home outbreak – Barfblog (blog)

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
Barfblog (blog) 62 sick: Norovirus fingered in Mississippi military retirement home outbreakBarfblog (blog)norovirus Media outlets report that since Monday, 62 residents have become ill and nine have been hospitalized. Affected residents reported symptoms including nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. Testing by the Mississippi Department of Health has confirmed …and more »

Mayo Clinic Health System Urges Steps To Prevent Norovirus – KEYC

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
KEYC Mayo Clinic Health System Urges Steps To Prevent NorovirusKEYCIt's that time of year for family gatherings, shopping trips, and of course.. Holiday potlucks at work. But these activities can also lead to uninvited guests… of the viral nature. "Norovirus is a highly contagious virus. It presents as a stomach or …

Public Health officials advice taking precaution to avoid norovirus – WFXL FOX 31

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
WFXL FOX 31 Public Health officials advice taking precaution to avoid norovirusWFXL FOX 31And one of the things about norovirus or stomach flu is that you can easily catch it from someone else, so if one person in your household gets it, everybody kind of comes down with it,” said Jacqueline Jenkins, Epidemiologist with Southwest Public …

Weeks after shellfishing ban is lifted, Wellfleet worries remain – The Boston Globe

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
The Boston Globe Weeks after shellfishing ban is lifted, Wellfleet worries remainThe Boston GlobePresently, town health officials were deluged with reports about scores of wedding guests and restaurant patrons suffering unpleasant and telltale symptoms: diarrhea, nausea, vomiting. The common thread? Raw oysters. Norovirus had come to Wellfleet, …

Norovirus blamed for sickening 62 at Mississippi Armed Forces Retirement Home – WTAE Pittsburgh

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
WTAE Pittsburgh Norovirus blamed for sickening 62 at Mississippi Armed Forces Retirement HomeWTAE PittsburghAccording to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, norovirus can be contracted through consuming contaminated food or liquids, touching surfaces or objects contaminated with the virus and then putting fingers in one's mouth, or having contact …Outbreak at Armed Forces...

Norovirus cases 40% higher than last year putting NHS on course for vomiting bug epidemic – Daily Mail

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
Daily Mail Norovirus cases 40% higher than last year putting NHS on course for vomiting bug epidemicDaily MailThe number of Britons being struck down by the winter vomiting bug is 40 per cent higher than this time last year, official figures show. There have been 1,495 confirmed cases of norovirus since July, compared to 1,379 during the same period in 2015.

Norovirus sickens 62 at Armed Forces Retirement Home | SunHerald – The Sun Herald

An electron micrograph of the Norovirus, with 27-32nm-sized viral particles (from CDC)
The Sun Herald Norovirus sickens 62 at Armed Forces Retirement Home | SunHeraldThe Sun HeraldThe illness sickening residents at the Armed Forces Retirement Home in Gulfport has been identified as Norovirus. Sixty-two residents have become ill.AFRH: Norovirus responsible for sickening 62 residents – WDAM-TV …WDAM-TVall 2 news articles »