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750,000 people could have norovirus

It was just over a fortnight ago when Medical Specialists Pharmacy reported how the norovirus ‘winter vomiting bug’ had struck the UK with a fierce vengeance and resulted in many hospital ward closures. Now, weeks later, it seems things are … Continue reading

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Contagious ‘winter vomiting bug’ hits UK; hospitals forced to close wards

An outbreak of norovirus or ‘winter vomiting bug’ as it is more commonly known, has left thousands suffering across Britain and forced an incredible 45 hospitals to shut down wards in an attempt to stop the winter bug from spreading … Continue reading

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Norovirus escalates on the luxury cruise ship Boudicca

The cruise liner Boudicca, which some passengers have given the moniker ‘HMS Holby City’, finally arrived into port yesterday after 170 passengers had been suffering from the highly contagious winter condition, the norovirus, which leads to vomiting and diarrhoea for … Continue reading

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