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Suzanne’s Norovirus Nightmare

Our third entry comes from Suzanne, who had some wisdom to share about families, food, and norovirus. Name: Suzanne McDonald   Please describe a time you believe you had norovirus: So it was the...

Lynette’s Norovirus Nightmare

The Norovirus Nightmares keep on coming and this one is a doozie. Imagine you and 20 of your family members have norovirus…now put yourselves in a snowed-in cabin…with one bathroom! That’s our latest Norovirus...

Lee-Ann’s Norovirus Nightmare

Here is a tale of unfortunate events from our Fearless Leader, Dr. Jaykus!   Name: Lee-Ann Jaykus Institution: North Carolina State University Position title: Scientific Director of NoroCORE   Please describe a time you...

Morgan’s Norovirus Nightmare

The great stories just keep on coming from our NoroCORE members, and this one goes to show how norovirus can mean fun for the whole family!   Name: Morgan Chao                 Institution: Clemson University Position...

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Noroviruses and schools…again

Noroviruses were first identified through a school outbreak that happened in Norwalk, Ohio in November 1968, and every year about this time we start hearing about school outbreaks of gastrointestinal illness*. (Case in point,...