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Norovirus on “Dawn Princess” Cruise Ship

Norovirus has again earned its nickname of “the cruise ship virus.”  The Dawn Princess, of Princess Cruises, has just experienced an outbreak of Norovirus.  According to the CDC, 134 people experienced illness with symptoms...

Viral Gastroenteritis Outbreak at GMU

Developing Situation- Viral Gastroenteritis Outbreak at GMU Approximately half of a group of students attending a Congressional Award Foundation program at George Mason University last week fell ill with what has been diagnosed as...

Shopping Bags Can Also Carry Stomach Flu Virus

Norovirus…from a shopping bag? A recent outbreak of Norovirus among a group of soccer players in Oregon has been traced back to a reusable shopping bag- the virus was passed around without direct personal...

Basketball and NoV

Basketball and NoV

In December 2010, twenty-four players and staff members from thirteen NBA teams became ill with symptoms of the stomach flu. The illness was transferred from player to player within a team and possibly from...