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#Norovirus

# norovirus - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

Outbreak of vomiting and diarrhoea among security staff at the Winter Olympics
# Pyeongchang 2018
# Pyeongchang 2018

Outbreak of vomiting and diarrhoea among security staff at the Winter Olympics

Feb 6th 2018, 11:49 AM 10,638 Views 27 Comments

The military has stepped in as 41 hospitalised with norovirus.

# norovirus - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

Flu, respiratory illness, and the winter vomiting bug: Ireland is under the weather at the moment
# Tissues
# Tissues

Flu, respiratory illness, and the winter vomiting bug: Ireland is under the weather at the moment

Jan 3rd 2017, 6:56 PM 30,947 Views 25 Comments

How are you doing? Have you succumbed?

There are currently 612 people waiting for beds in Irish hospitals
# Health
# Health

There are currently 612 people waiting for beds in Irish hospitals

Jan 3rd 2017, 12:37 PM 11,582 Views 71 Comments

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) says it sets a new record.

# norovirus - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

First E. coli and now norovirus, Chipotle is facing a major food safety probe
# Food Scare
# Food Scare

First E. coli and now norovirus, Chipotle is facing a major food safety probe

Jan 6th 2016, 5:19 PM 21,228 Views 19 Comments

The US chain selling Mexican-style food is losing customers fast.

# norovirus - Sunday 20 December, 2015

Public told to avoid Tallaght Hospital unless absolutely necessary
# Vomiting Bug
# Vomiting Bug

Public told to avoid Tallaght Hospital unless absolutely necessary

Dec 20th 2015, 3:21 PM 24,914 Views 22 Comments

Emergency services continue to operate as normal as the hospital deals with a norovirus outbreak.

# norovirus - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Scientists built a vomit machine to study how a nasty stomach bug makes people sick
# Bleugh
# Bleugh

Scientists built a vomit machine to study how a nasty stomach bug makes people sick

Aug 29th 2015, 10:29 AM 7,914 Views 5 Comments

It’s science yo…

# norovirus - Monday 9 March, 2015

Visitors warned of 'highly contagious' bug at Dublin hospital
# Stay Away
# Stay Away

Visitors warned of 'highly contagious' bug at Dublin hospital

Mar 9th 2015, 6:25 PM 23,369 Views 3 Comments

The bug is highly contagious and the hospital is working to stop it spreading.

# norovirus - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Stay away: Winter vomiting bug outbreak at Kerry General
# Virus
# Virus

Stay away: Winter vomiting bug outbreak at Kerry General

Dec 4th 2014, 3:37 PM 6,344 Views 14 Comments

It’s that time of year again…

# norovirus - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Holiday from hell as 600 aboard Caribbean cruise ship contract norovirus
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Holiday from hell as 600 aboard Caribbean cruise ship contract norovirus

Jan 28th 2014, 10:22 AM 20,353 Views 23 Comments

Hundreds of passengers and crew members fell ill with vomiting and diarrhea according to the the US Centers for Disease Control.

# norovirus - Monday 13 January, 2014

Letterkenny Hospital psychiatry ward closed to visitors and admissions after vomiting bug outbreak
# Norovirus
# Norovirus

Letterkenny Hospital psychiatry ward closed to visitors and admissions after vomiting bug outbreak

Jan 13th 2014, 7:17 PM 7,070 Views 5 Comments

The hospital has advised people looking to access mental health services to contact their GP.

# norovirus - Friday 15 November, 2013

Beaumont Hospital extends visiting ban over weekend
# Vomiting Bug
# Vomiting Bug

Beaumont Hospital extends visiting ban over weekend

Nov 15th 2013, 9:40 PM 5,971 Views 6 Comments

The hospital has asked all visitors to stay away as incidences of the winter vomiting bug increase in the community.

# norovirus - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

Beaumont Hospital asks all visitors to 'stay away'
# Vomiting Bug
# Vomiting Bug

Beaumont Hospital asks all visitors to 'stay away'

Nov 13th 2013, 8:00 PM 10,227 Views 25 Comments

Last Friday the hospital introduced visiting restrictions but has now stepped this up.

# norovirus - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Visitors warned to stay away from Mayo General Hospital
# Vomiting Bug
# Vomiting Bug

Visitors warned to stay away from Mayo General Hospital

Aug 14th 2013, 5:17 PM 10,072 Views 18 Comments

There has been a rise in the number of people with the virus in the community over the past number of weeks.

# norovirus - Saturday 4 May, 2013

Visitors warned to stay away from Beaumont Hospital
# Norovirus
# Norovirus

Visitors warned to stay away from Beaumont Hospital

May 4th 2013, 12:02 PM 7,809 Views 16 Comments

The hospital is trying to contain an outbreak of the winter vomiting bug and has asked the public to avoid visiting unless absolutely essential.

# norovirus - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Restrictions at Beaumont after new outbreak of winter vomiting bug
# Norovirus
# Norovirus

Restrictions at Beaumont after new outbreak of winter vomiting bug

Apr 24th 2013, 2:38 PM 4,512 Views 13 Comments

Children will not be permitted as visitors, while only one essential visitor will be allowed in for two hours each evening.

# norovirus - Saturday 9 March, 2013

'World's best restaurant' vows to reimburse 63 poisoned diners
# Food Poisoning
# Food Poisoning

'World's best restaurant' vows to reimburse 63 poisoned diners

Mar 9th 2013, 5:20 PM 23,414 Views 27 Comments

The restaurant in Denmark said the poisoning was caused by the highly contagious stomach bug that was brought in by a staff member.

# norovirus - Friday 4 January, 2013

HSE urges public to 'look after health' given hospital crowding
# Public Health
# Public Health

HSE urges public to 'look after health' given hospital crowding

Jan 4th 2013, 4:05 PM 5,872 Views 22 Comments

The combination of holiday ailments and the winter vomiting bug mean hospitals are busier than they might usually be.

Visitor restrictions remain in hospitals due to vomiting bug
# Vomiting Bug
# Vomiting Bug

Visitor restrictions remain in hospitals due to vomiting bug

Jan 4th 2013, 1:01 PM 4,538 Views 4 Comments

Restrictions are still place in Limerick and Cavan though the number of reported cases have significantly declined.

# norovirus - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Visitor restrictions at St Finbarr's Hospital in Cork due to vomiting bug
# Vomiting Bug
# Vomiting Bug

Visitor restrictions at St Finbarr's Hospital in Cork due to vomiting bug

Dec 19th 2012, 11:28 AM 2,778 Views 3 Comments

Relatives of very ill patients are asked to contact the hospital in advance of visits and no children are allowed to visit until further notice.

# norovirus - Friday 26 October, 2012

Beaumont restricts visits after outbreak of winter vomiting bug
# Norovirus
# Norovirus

Beaumont restricts visits after outbreak of winter vomiting bug

Oct 26th 2012, 8:55 PM 5,531 Views 10 Comments

An outbreak of the winter vomiting bug means the hospital has introduced visiting restrictions, including to emergency wards.

# norovirus - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

Outbreak of Norovirus in Dublin's Beaumont Hospital
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Outbreak of Norovirus in Dublin's Beaumont Hospital

Oct 2nd 2012, 7:00 PM 9,997 Views 14 Comments

The hospital has appealed to the public to refrain from making unnecessary visits.

# norovirus - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Visiting restrictions lifted at Sligo Hospital
# Sligo
# Sligo

Visiting restrictions lifted at Sligo Hospital

Jun 5th 2012, 4:35 PM 1,933 Views 2 Comments

Restrictions had been in place over the Bank Holiday weekend following an outbreak of the winter vomiting bug.

# norovirus - Friday 6 April, 2012

Beaumont Hospital asks public to stay away amid latest virus outbreak
# Norovirus
# Norovirus

Beaumont Hospital asks public to stay away amid latest virus outbreak

Apr 6th 2012, 11:05 AM 2,456 Views 11 Comments

The number of people at the hospital affected by the winter vomiting bug has now reached 300.

# norovirus - Wednesday 25 January, 2012

New outbreak of winter vomiting bug at Dublin hospital
# Vomiting Bug
# Vomiting Bug

New outbreak of winter vomiting bug at Dublin hospital

Jan 25th 2012, 6:45 PM 3,546 Views 13 Comments

Visitors have been urged to stay away from Connolly Hospital in Blanchardstown, where a number of wards are affected.

# norovirus - Friday 30 December, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Dec 30th 2011, 7:51 PM 4,597 Views 5 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: Smacking ban could be on the way; how Ireland looked from abroad in 2011; and the unfortunate power of Twitter…

HSE issues virus guidelines as vomiting bug outbreak continues
# Vomiting Bug
# Vomiting Bug

HSE issues virus guidelines as vomiting bug outbreak continues

Dec 30th 2011, 4:04 PM 4,838 Views 1 Comment

There have been 11 new cases of the bug at two Dublin hospitals in the last 24 hours.

# norovirus - Wednesday 28 December, 2011

St Vincent's joins Beaumont in urging against visits due to vomiting bug
# Vomiting Bug
# Vomiting Bug

St Vincent's joins Beaumont in urging against visits due to vomiting bug

Dec 28th 2011, 12:03 PM 1,692 Views 6 Comments

The two Dublin hospitals are advising against all non-essential visits after an outbreak of a winter vomiting bug.

# norovirus - Tuesday 27 December, 2011

Visitors warned to stay away as vomiting bug hits Beaumont Hospital
# Vomiting Bug
# Vomiting Bug

Visitors warned to stay away as vomiting bug hits Beaumont Hospital

Dec 27th 2011, 5:20 PM 2,354 Views 5 Comments

Forty-two patients and some staff have already been hit by the winter vomiting bug – so only essential visits are allowed to the Dublin hospital.

# norovirus - Friday 30 September, 2011

Winter vomiting bug outbreaks in two hospitals
# Health
# Health

Winter vomiting bug outbreaks in two hospitals

Sep 30th 2011, 8:36 PM 388 Views 7 Comments

Visiting restrictions have been put in place at both Mayo General Hospital and Limerick’s Mid-Western Regional Hospital.

# norovirus - Saturday 23 April, 2011

Nenagh hospital introduces complete visitor ban over virus fears
# Nenagh
# Nenagh

Nenagh hospital introduces complete visitor ban over virus fears

Apr 23rd 2011, 10:42 AM 564 Views 0 Comments

The Tipperary hospital introduces a temporary visitors ban after three cases of C-Difficile, and one of Norovirus, are found.