hotel – NoroCORE Food Virology

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Palm trees in Hawaiian sunset

Aloha, Norovirus?

Noroviruses like to pop up where people gather, including idyllic, luxury paradises. Visitors to the historic Royal Hawaiian in Honolulu began falling ill a little over a week ago and the Hawaii State Department...

Where to start?

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...

Norovirus Outbreak at Dance Competition

A dance competition last week at TCU Place in Saskatoon saw an outbreak of norovirus. Up to 500 of the approximately 1000 people present became ill with gastrointestinal symptoms. Both dancers and their families...

Stomach Bug Outbreak in Wales Hotel

A Hilton Hotel in Langstone, Wales, has suffered an outbreak of what is likely norovirus.  74 people, including both staff and guests, fell ill beginning last week.  Symptoms included vomiting and diarrhea, consistent with...