By Justin Caba | May 29, 2013 12:36 PM EDT
A study conducted in the UK suggests copper surfaces are effective in stopping the spread of the dangerous norovirus.
By Ashik Siddique | Apr 30, 2013 06:20 PM EDT
A new study suggests that electron beam pasteurization can increase the safety of eating raw oysters by killing pathogenic noroviruses and hepatitis A.
By Ashik Siddique | Apr 11, 2013 07:54 PM EDT
The cruise ship Carnival Fascination failed Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) health inspection, with transgressions like the presence on board of live flies, food waste, a cockroach, and a staff member with gastroenteritis.
By Makini Brice | Feb 01, 2013 10:45 AM EST
It is flu season!
By Kate Kelland | Jan 09, 2013 08:33 AM EST
A new strain of the winter vomiting disease norovirus has spread to France, New Zealand and Japan from Australia and is overtaking all others to become the dominant strain in Britain.
By Kate Kelland | Jan 02, 2013 09:28 AM EST
There have been 3,877 laboratory-confirmed cases of norovirus in Britain this winter, 72 percent higher than the number of cases reported at the same point last year.
By Amber Moore | Dec 31, 2012 04:21 PM EST
CDC announced that 400 people aboard two cruises in the Caribbean have fallen ill.
By Makini Brice | Dec 21, 2012 03:35 PM EST
Researchers have found that the washing methods used by restaurants may not significantly reduce contamination of the norovirus.