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Things are still active in the world of food borne viruses this season, in spite of the advent of spring.  There are outbreaks to report and updates on outbreaks already reported, and European hospitals...

UPDATE: Germany Stomach Virus Outbreak

Contaminated frozen strawberries appear to be the cause of the norovirus outbreak in Germany that has now sickened over 11,000 children (and some adults).  The number of illnesses resulting from Germany’s largest outbreak of...

24-Hour Bug

Did you know that each year a single virus causes more cases of foodborne illness than do all bacteria combined? Many people are familiar with the stomach flu, commonly called the “24-hour bug.” However,...