3000 Sick with Norovirus in Chile – NoroCORE Food Virology

3000 Sick with Norovirus in Chile

Over 3,000 people have become sick with norovirus in Chile, likely from a contaminated water supply.  The outbreak is affecting the city of Ovalle.  The local health department is recommending rigorous hand-photo of a glass of water on a wood tablewashing, boiling water before consumption, and thorough cooking of all foods (including vegetables) prior to consumption. Get more info:

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24horas.cl (article in Spanish, try an online translator until we can find a free one in English!!)

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