Doctors order millions hit by violent stomach bug to stay at home

New York City also suffered an outbreak in late December. Australia’s currently managing a series of outbreaks. A small town in Finland ‘accidentally’ contaminated city water with the virus. What’s going on? — PID

January 3, 2008 (DAILY MAIL) — More than 100,000 people a week are catching norovirus, which causes sudden vomiting and diarrhoea, and the numbers contracting the disease will peak this month, it was reported last night….So far this winter about two million people have fallen ill with the norovirus, the highest number for five years and double the amount of cases by this time last year, according to reports. Full Report