Norovirus

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Name: Norovirus
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Norovirus infects five seniors at Cowichan Lodge

Acute stomach flu, known as norovirus, has infected five senior residents at Cowichan Lodge, Island Health officials confirmed Wednesday morning.Currently, no staff have called the workplace call centre to report they are ill with noro-like symptoms, ... [Published Cowichan News Leader - 1 hour ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Outbreak prompts Allegiance Health officials to isolate three, prohibit visitors at recovery center

JACKSON,MI – Three people at the Allegiance Health Addiction Recovery Center areexperiencing norovirus-like symptoms , prompting officials to prohibit visitors fromcoming to the site.Onepatient and two employees have been isolated from others at the center, ... [Published Jackson Citizen Patriot - 3 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

Vomiting bug outbreak confirmed in Cornwall

Health chiefs in Cornwall are warning people to take precautions after confirming an outbreak of a vomiting and diarrhoea bug.NHS Kernow, the GP led group which commissions healthcare, and Royal Cornwall Hospital Trust (RCHT), have urged people to help ... [Published Western Morning News - 3 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 3 hours ago - 5 reports

LUMINEX : Announces Norovirus as a Launch Menu Assay for its New Sample-to-Answer System, ARIES

Norovirus is the most common cause of acute gastroenteritis worldwide. In the United States , it causes 20 million illnesses and contributes to over 50,000 hospitalizations each year.1 Because the infective dose of norovirus particles is very low, it ... [Published 4 Traders - 3 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 3 reports

University of Liverpool launches £2M norovirus project

By Rod Addy+23-Apr-2014 Liverpool University is leading a £2M Food Standards Agency (FSA) project to map the occurrence of norovirus food poisoning across premises and industry workers. The move follows the publication of a draft report from the Advisory ... [Published Food Manufacture - 6 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

WBMiles published Outbreak of Norovirus superbug in Cornwall

The Norovirus superbug has broken out at the Royal Cornwall Hospital in Truro and across the county.Comments (0)A public health warning has been issued after an outbreak of the Norovirus superbug in Cornwall.NHS Kernow and the Royal Cornwall Hospital ... [Published West Briton - 6 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Nearly 179 million cases of acute diarrhea occur each year in the U.S.

In the United States, approximately 179 million cases of acute diarrhea occur each year, and most of those cases are entirely preventable, a researcher from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) concluded in a New England ... [Published News-Medical.Net - 7 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Norovirus outbreak hits Allegiance Health Addiction Recovery Center

JACKSON, MI – A norovirus outbreak at the Allegiance Health Addiction Recovery Center has the site, 2424 W. Washington Ave., quarantined.One patient and two staff members are infected, said Richard Thoune, the health officer for both Allegiance Health ... [Published Jackson Citizen Patriot - 8 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 2 reports

Sickness bug continues to affect Borders General Hospital

Visitors are once again being discouraged from visiting friends and relatives at the BGH as the norovirus outbreak continues to affect the hospital.Ward 12 remains closed to new admissions and one bay in Ward 10 is closed.An NHS Borders spokesperson said: ... [Published Southern Reporter - 10 hours ago]
Entities: NHS, Norovirus, diarrhea
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

179 Million Cases of Acute Diarrhea in US Each Year, Most Preventable

Contact InformationAvailable for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsNew England Journal of MedicineNewswise — HOUSTON – (April 22, 2014) – In the United States, approximately 179 million cases of acute diarrhea occur each year, and most of those cases are ... [Published Newswise - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Norovirus ward closure continues

A ward at Borders General Hospital remains closed to admissions due to norovirus outbreak.Ward 12 is shut at the site near Melrose along with one bay in ward 10.NHS Borders said the situation was being managed by its infection control team with support ... [Published BBC - Apr 22 2014]
Entities: Norovirus, NHS, Admission
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Ignore All the Vomiting: Royal Caribbean Tries To Sell Us on Cruises

The new CEO of Royal Caribbean cruises appeared on late last week to make a case for why we should be planning our cruise vacations ASAP.Adam Goldstein was recently promoted to COO and president of Royal Caribbean after 12 years spent with Royal Caribbean ... [Published Media Bistro - Apr 21 2014]

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"All family contacts of residents on the seniors' wing have been contacted and advised of the illness, and have been asked not to visit, if possible, until the outbreak is declared over" she says
...The judges praised the Copenhagen restaurant, saying: "Noma has changed diners’ perceptions of Nordic cuisine and created a maelstrom in the culinary world. It’s a restaurant of extraordinary pedigree, where passion and honesty are reflected in every mouthful.’"
...Simon Goldenberg , Consultant Microbiologist and Infection Control Doctor, Guy's %7E St Thomas Hospital . "Routine, rapid testing for norovirus as a frequent causative pathogen of hospital acquired diarrhea is essential in order to prevent outbreaks and hospital ward closures while reducing cost."
"Everyone can do their bit to stop the spread of the virus by observing the basic rules of good hygiene. This will help reduce not only the spread of other bugs and infections, including seasonal flu, but will also do the same for Norovirus."

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Norovirus infects five seniors at Cowichan Lodge [Published Cowichan News Leader - 1 hour ago]
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Outbreak prompts Allegiance Health officials to... [Published Jackson Citizen Patriot - 3 hours ago]
Vomiting bug outbreak confirmed in Cornwall [Published Western Morning News - 3 hours ago]
LUMINEX : Announces Norovirus as a Launch Menu ... [Published 4 Traders - 3 hours ago]
ADVICE: Norovirus Warning [Published Pirate FM - 5 hours ago]
University of Liverpool launches £2M norovirus ... [Published Food Manufacture - 6 hours ago]
WBMiles published Outbreak of Norovirus superbu... [Published West Briton - 6 hours ago]
Norovirus in food outlets to be mapped for the ... [Published EurekAlert! - 7 hours ago]
Nearly 179 million cases of acute diarrhea occu... [Published News-Medical.Net - 7 hours ago]
Norovirus outbreak hits Allegiance Health Addic... [Published Jackson Citizen Patriot - 8 hours ago]
Sickness bug continues to affect Borders Genera... [Published Southern Reporter - 10 hours ago]
23.04 - Norovirus in food outlets to be mapped ... [Published MyScience - 12 hours ago]
BGH hit by bug [Published Border Telegraph - 13 hours ago]
Portable Hand Washing Test Tool Teaches Proper ... [Published Prlog - 14 hours ago]
LUMINEX : Announces Norovirus as a Launch Menu ... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 22 2014]
Cepheid's Results And Shares Are On Different P... [Published Seeking Alpha - Apr 22 2014]
Luminex Corporation Announces Norovirus as a La... [Published Noodls - Apr 22 2014]
Luminex Corporation Announces Norovirus as a La... [Published TickerTech.com - Apr 22 2014]
Luminex Corporation Announces Norovirus as a La... [Published PR Newswire: Health - Apr 22 2014]
Norovirus ward closure continues [Published BBC - Apr 22 2014]
179 Million Cases of Acute Diarrhea in US Each ... [Published Newswise - Apr 22 2014]
EU politicians are set to pass their filthiest ... [Published City A.M. - Apr 22 2014]
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Luminex Corporation Announces Norovirus as a La... [Published PR Newswire: Health - Apr 22 2014]
AUSTIN, Texas, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Luminex Corporation (NASDAQ: LMNX) today announced that norovirus will be the fourth assay in the launch menu for its new sample-to-answer system, ARIES™. The assay is designed to test for both GI and ...
Norovirus, Not Brawl, Breaks Out At Chuck E. Ch... [Published The Consumerist - Apr 14 2014]
( **bc** ) Something terrible broke out at a Minnesota Chuck E. Cheese’s last week, and for once it wasn’t an adult brawl requiring police intervention . No, this time it was something even more frightening: norovirus. Authorities believe that the ...
Norovirus strikes cruise ships on both coasts [Published Latest Couric & Co. Headlines - CBS News - Apr 13 2014]
Hundreds of people were sickened after a second outbreak of the Norovirus struck two cruise ships, one off the Atlantic and one off the Pacific coast. One of the cruise ships arrived in Baltimore, where crews scrambled to clean the 900 ft long ship so ...
Passengers Ill on Cruise Ship That Sailed from Md. [Published TIME.com - Apr 12 2014]
(BALTIMORE) — Passengers sailing on the Grandeur of the Seas from the Port of Baltimore have been sickened on two consecutive trips, federal health officials say. The most recent outbreak occurred on the Royal Caribbean International vessel, which left ...
More Than 100 Passengers Sick On Cruise Ship Ca... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Apr 11 2014]
A cruise ship with more than 100 passengers and crew suffering from a gastrointestinal ailment caused by Norovirus, have arrived in San Diego, a cruise line spokeswoman said on 10th April. The Crown Princess, carrying 3,141 passengers in all, docked ...
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Sick cruise ship passengers back on land [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Apr 13 2014]
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Dozens get sick on cruise ship [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jan 18 2014]
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