Norovirus

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UPDATE: Cruise Ship Returns To Port In NJ Following Outbreak

A cruise ship on which hundreds of passengers and crew members fell ill is back in the New Jersey port it departed from last week.

01/29/2014

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Bucks County High School Closed Due To Outbreak Of Norovirus

Villa Joseph Marie High School in Northampton Township is closed due to a high percentage of students and faculty with norovirus.

02/07/2013

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Sharing Computers May Sicken Students

Illnesses, such as the norovirus, typically spread by person to person contact. Contamination of a shared computer keyboard and mouse can contribute to spreading the illness quickly through schools.

12/07/2012

Health

Doctor: Norovirus Quickly Spreading Among Young And Old, Alike

It’s making the rounds and it’s making people miserable. It’s norovirus and its victims span the ages from college campuses to long-term care facilities for the elderly as it spreads rapidly, especially among people living in close quarters.

02/28/2012

Rider's library will be scrubbed, sterilized and disinfected today to prevent further spreading of a potential Novovirus outbreak. (by Jim Melwert)

40 Rider University Students Hospitalized In Suspected Norovirus Outbreak

Dozens of students at Rider University were hospitalized Wednesday night and four were taken to the hospital on Thursday, suffering from a gastrointestinal illness.

02/09/2012

Foodborne Illness

Foodborne Illnesses Sickening Millions

The Centers For Disease Control and Prevention say that roughly 1 out of 6 Americans get sick from foodborne illness every year. That’s 48 million people.

02/18/2011

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