Hospital cases of norovirus have risen by nearly a tenth - 'Main' symptoms to spot
New figures suggest the cases of norovirus have surpassed pre-Covid levels. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Norovirus warning in NHS: Health bosses fear rocketing cases could cripple hospitals
People suffering from vomiting and diarrhoea took up 371 beds per day, on average, in hospitals across England last week - twice as high as levels seen at the same time last year. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 26, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Norovirus cases found in Kerala. Here's all about this highly-contagious disease, its symptoms, how to prevent
Norovirus, previously known as Norwalk virus, was first identified during an outbreak of gastroenteritis in Norwalk in 1929. Gastroenteritis illness due to this virus was initially described as “winter vomiting disease” due to its seasonal emergence in winters. It is a highly contagious virus that is also known as the "stomach flu". (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - January 23, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Warning over post-Covid norovirus boom: Cases of winter virus are 10% above pre-pandemic levels
There were 364 outbreaks of the virus reported in the final two weeks of 2022, the UK Health Security Agency confirmed. Experts warn the unusually bad norovirus season is only going to get worse. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 18, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

HilleVax, Boston ’s biggest IPO of 2022, wants to end common norovirus effect
Just nine IPOs were recorded among Boston-area companies in 2022, after more than two dozen went public in 2021. In fact, 10 IPOs last year raised more money than this year's largest, HilleVax. Here's the infection Hillevax hopes to tackle. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - December 30, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Grant Welker Source Type: news

CDC investigating multistate outbreak of norovirus stemming from raw Texas oysters
Eight states are among those impacted by an outbreak of norovirus linked to raw oysters from Texas, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Along with the Lone Star state, others include Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina and Tennessee. The…#cdc #centersfordiseasecontrolandpreventi #florida #georgia #tx #galvestonbay #northcarolina #galveston #foodanddrugadministration #mississippi (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CDC: Norovirus Outbreak Linked To Raw Oysters From Texas, At Least 211 Ill
The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) has ordered a recall of oysters that have gone to at least eight different states. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - December 18, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Business /business Food & Drink /food-drink pharma Source Type: news

Oysters sold at Publix, other stores in Florida linked to nationwide norovirus outbreak
TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced that is investigating a new outbreak of norovirus linked to raw oysters sold in Florida and seven other states. An updated CDC outbreak advisory said as of Thursday, 211 norovirus cases have been reported across Florida,…#georgia #globaltradeitemnumber #centersfordiseasecontrolandpreventi #publixgreenwise #tampa #tx1 #tennessee #fla #fda #cdc (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 18, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Acute GI Illness Associated With a Splash Pad in Wildlife Park Acute GI Illness Associated With a Splash Pad in Wildlife Park
Outbreaks of shigellosis and norovirus traced to a splash pad in a wildlife park highlight the need for public health codes to regulate these water features, which are often not inspected.Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention Journal Article Source Type: news

‘Winter vomiting disease’ is ‘highly contagious’ – the main symptoms to look out for
People usually recover from norovirus in one or two days, if they have no long-term health effects. These are the main symptoms Britons need to look out for of the bug this autumn and winter. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Can Norovirus Trigger Crohn's? Phase III NASH Trial Flops; Social Isolation in IBD
(MedPage Today) -- Is norovirus infection triggering Crohn's disease in people with certain genetic mutations? (NBC News) The phase III REVERSE trial of obeticholic acid (Ocaliva) for compensated cirrhosis caused by non-alcoholic steatohepatitis... (Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology)
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology - October 6, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Norovirus Triples; Cashing in on Death; Phlebotomist Arrested for Sexual Assault
(MedPage Today) -- Note that some links may require subscriptions. According to the CDC, cases of norovirus almost tripled during the 2021 to 2022 surveillance period as compared with 2020-2021. As of Thursday, 4.4 million Americans had received... (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - September 23, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Norovirus Outbreaks Have Increased to Prepandemic Levels
THURSDAY, Sept. 22, 2022 -- The number of norovirus outbreaks increased in the 2021 to 2022 surveillance year, returning to levels similar to prepandemic levels, according to research published in the Sept. 23 issue of the U.S. Centers for Disease... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 22, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Notes from the Field: Norovirus Outbreaks Reported Through NoroSTAT - 12 States, August 2012-July 2022
This report describes norovirus outbreaks reported through CDC's Norovirus Sentinel Testing and Tracking Network. (Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report)
Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report - September 22, 2022 Category: American Health Tags: Data & Statistics MMWR Morbidity Mortality Weekly Report Norovirus Infection Outbreaks Source Type: news

Outbreak of Acute Gastroenteritis Among Rafters and Backpackers in the Backcountry of Grand Canyon National Park, April-June 2022
This report describes an outbreak of acute gastroenteritis in the Grand Canyon National Park backcountry during 2022. (Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report)
Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report - September 22, 2022 Category: American Health Tags: Food-Related Diseases Foodborne Disease Gastroenteritis MMWR Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report Norovirus Infection Outbreaks Parks Recreation Source Type: news