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Stomach Bug Going Around Minnesota

[KMSP Fox 9, Jan. 17, 2011] The Minnesota Department of Health says the norovirus is hitting it’s peak. Long-term care facilities across the state have reported outbreaks of the norovirus. MDH says this is the normal time of year for the gastrointestinal bug to infect nursing homes. The norovirus symptoms include abdominal cramping, pain, nausea, […]

Norovirus Making the Rounds in Minnesota

[KSTP-TV, Jan. 18, 2011] The Minnesota Department of Health says a common stomach bug is once again making the rounds. Norovirus have been reported in a number of schools and long-term care facilities. Dr. Eric Barth, a pediatrician with Allina Clinic in Ramsey, says the norovirus is very contagious and spreads quickly in environments like […]