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Suspected norovirus outbreak at a trampoline park

A trampoline park in Washington state voluntarily closed for cleaning after a dozen children became ill with norovirus-like symptoms, and for at least some of the cases it was following a birthday party held...

Matthew’s Norovirus Nightmare

Contest entries have already started coming in, and to kick it off is Matthew’s heroic account of surviving recent gastrointestinal punishment! Name: Matthew Gardiner   Please describe a time you believe you had norovirus:...

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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,...