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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.

Foodborne Illnesses

Foodborne Illnesses

There are lots of different ways you can get sick from food-borne toxins, but there are a few illnesses are so serious that they can cause long-term problems, or even death. The ugliest, most dangerous bugs that cause food-borne illness are: Campylobacter is a bacterium that causes fever, diarrhea, and