CDC: Norovirus Is Surging Across U.S., Highest In The Northeast
Norovirus isn ’t called the " Winter Vomiting Bug " for nothing. Its activity has been on the rise in February. Be aware of the symptoms of norovirus and what to do. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - February 24, 2024 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Science /science business pharma standard Source Type: news

Stomach bug that causes violent diarrhea is slamming the North East US - causing so much sick leave it's 'putting daily lives on hold'
Latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( CDC ) showed cases of norovirus jumped 15 percent in the region over the two weeks to February 3. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 23, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

News at a glance: Weird early trees, CERN ’s next big collider, and protecting U.S. gray wolves
PALEONTOLOGY Rare fossil reveals weird early tree The earliest trees, from nearly 400 million years ago, are known mostly from fossils of their trunks; their leaves and canopy shapes have remained a mystery. A newly reported, 350-million-year-old tree found in Canada provides a vivid answer for one such primordial species: As if having a perpetual bad hair day, a thick crown of spiky leaves stuck out perpendicularly from the trunk . Scientists named the tree Sanfordiacaulis densifolia , after the owner of the New Brunswick quarry where they found five specimens. The fossils, amo...
Source: ScienceNOW - February 8, 2024 Category: Science Source Type: news

California officials warn people to not eat raw oysters from Mexico which may be linked to norovirus
Health officials are warning people in Southern California to avoid eating raw oysters imported from many parts of Mexico believed to be carrying the norovirus (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 20, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Seafood warning as norovirus outbreak hits California
California restaurants and consumers are being warned against purchasing and eating a certain type of seafood over concerns of a norovirus outbreak in the state. On Wednesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an advisory to restaurants, retailers and consumers in California…#fda #acuacultura #bajacalifornia #mexico #lagunamanuela #cdph #losangelescounty #sandiegocounty #northwestmexico #sonora (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 18, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Calm before the storm? Covid rates peaked over Christmas amid arrival of highly-contagious 'Juno' strain - but experts warn of post-New Year wave as flu and norovirus continue to bite
A peak of one in 22 people across the country were infected with the virus on December 21, according to the UK Health Security Agency. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 11, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid, flu and norovirus cases surge across the UK - as expert warns Brits sickened over Christmas and New Year may have succumbed to 'two or three infections' at the same time
Surveillance programmes that monitor the UK's outbreak suggest Covid and flu hospital admissions in England are running at their highest level so far this winter. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 4, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Flu, Covid, Strikes: ‘Storm Of Pressure’ For England’s Health Service
The number of patients in hospital with winter viruses like flu and norovirus has risen sharply in recent weeks, as have the number of cases of Covid-19 in the country. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - December 29, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Katherine Hignett, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation standard Source Type: news

The symptoms to watch out for as three Christmas illnesses batter UK
There has been a spike in Covid cases as well as bouts of norovirus and flu this Christmas as the weather takes a colder turn (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 22, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Norovirus outbreak suspected at Raleigh restaurant after more than 200 people say they got sick
RALEIGH, N.C. (WTVD) — Hundreds of people got sick, possibly with norovirus, after eating at a restaurant in Raleigh, according to the Wake County health department. According to Wake County officials,…#raleigh #wakecounty #sushinine #westernboulevard #norovirus #rebeccakaufman #ncdhhs #wakecountys (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 17, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Norovirus Outbreak Linked To North Carolina Sushi Restaurant, 241 Ill
Each of the people affected had been to the Sushi Nine restaurant in Raleigh, North Carolina, at some point from November 28 through December 5. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - December 17, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Business /business Food & Drink /food-drink pharma standard Source Type: news

Over two hundred people sick after eating at Raleigh restaurant, possible norovirus outbreak
RALEIGH — Hundreds got sick after eating at Sushi Nine in Raleigh - possibly with norovirus, our partners at WTVD report. Two hundred forty-one people said they got sick after eating at the restaurant. Each person ate at Sushi Nine between November 28 and December 5. WTVD said health officials…#raleigh #sushinine #wtvd #wakecounty #wash #regularly (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 17, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Norovirus symptoms: Six signs of bug 'worse than any cold' sweeping UK before Christmas
Cases of this "nasty winter virus" have tripled in the UK this year, prompting concern. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 16, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sushi-Nine-lawsuit
Over 200 complaints filed against Sushi Nine in Raleigh The first lawsuit has been filed in the cases of norovirus linked to a Raleigh restaurant. A groom claims that he got ill after eating at Sushi Nine, at 3812 Western Blvd., with members of his family on Nov. 29. The lawsuit alleges that…#sushinine #raleigh #3812westernblvd #austinfreels #freels #rebeccakaufman #wakecounty #lisafatfat #wralnews (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 16, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Feeling Sick? Report it Quick!
In time for the annual peak in norovirus cases and outbreaks, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) has launched a new online tool to encourage Wisconsinites to report food or water sickness when symptoms occur. The online questionnaire, which takes less than five minutes to complete, helps local health departments identify sources of contamination to prevent others from getting sick. This tool is especially important as cases of norovirus, the leading cause of vomiting and diarrhea...(see release)lucy.pepinDecember 15, 2023 (Source: Wisconsin DHFS Press Releases)
Source: Wisconsin DHFS Press Releases - December 15, 2023 Category: Hospital Management Authors: lucy.pepin Source Type: news