Tag: norovirus

Winter vomiting bug signs and symptoms: Do THIS to reduce norovirus risk

Winter vomiting bug signs and symptoms: Do THIS to reduce norovirus risk

Winter vomiting bug signs and symptoms: Do THIS to reduce norovirus risk Washing hands after using the toilet is crucial to cut the risk of norovirus infection, according to Public Health England. You should also wash hands with soap and warm water before eating or preparing food, too. It’s important

Penn State Today QuickCast: February 9, 2016

Penn State Today QuickCast: February 9, 2016

HI, I’M MARIAM SYLLA. AND I’M DEESHA THOSAR. THIS IS A PENN STATE TODAY QUICKCAST UNIVERSITY HEALTH SERVICES HAS ISSUED A NOROVIRUS WARNING. COMMONLY KNOWN AS THE STOMACH FLU, THE NOROVIRUS IS HIGHLY CONTAGIOUS AND CAUSES STOMACH PAIN, NAUSEA, AND DIARRHEA. THE ILLNESS CAN LAST UP TO THREE DAYS AND

Have You Ever Heard of Norovirus?

Have You Ever Heard of Norovirus?

Have you ever heard of norovirus? You’ve probably gotten sick from it before. Some people call norovirus “the stomach bug.” The virus infects your stomach or intestines. It causes stomach cramps, diarrhea, or vomiting. Millions of people get sick with norovirus every year, and thousands end up in the hospital.

Dozens of students, staff members sickened by stomach illness in Yolo County

Dozens of students, staff members sickened by stomach illness in Yolo County

REPORTER: NOROVIRUS IS SYMPTOMS SIMILAR TO THE FLU.>>DEFINITELY MADE US WORRIED. REPORTER: SHE RECEIVED A MESSAGE FROM HER KIDS COST SCHOOL THAT NO ONE HAS BEEN INFECTED BUT IT HAS SPREAD SICKENING DOZENS. 40 STUDENTS AND SEVEN STAFFERS WERE ILL. MANY WONDER IF THEY WILL BE NEXT.>>ARE WE ALREADY EXPOSED?

Hundreds of cases of Norovirus 2 reported at Miami University

IT SPREADS EASILY AND QUICKL THESE SISTERS SHARE THE SAME DORM. BUT, FORTUNATELY FOR ONE, NOT THE SAME ILLNESS. THEY LIVE AT SCOTT HALL WHERE FIVE STUDENTS CAME DOWN WITH NOROVIRUS IN THE SAME DAY. AMANDA STEVENS REMEMBERS FEELING WEAK.>>I WOKE UP AND I WENT TO CLASS AND I CAME

Number of possible norovirus cases climb to 600

NOROVIRUS OUTBREAK? THE ANSWER IS STILL A MYSTERY. A DEEP CLEANING. CREWS SPENDING FRIDAY BLASTING AWAY ANY REMNANTS OF THE NOROVIRUS INSIDE THE NEW THEATRE IN OVERLAND PARK. THIS, AS THE NUMBER OF THOSE HIT WITH THIS OUTBREAK GROWS.>>IT WAS A HECK OF A ROUGH NIGHT. ELI: NANCY GILBERTSON, JOINING