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#Winter Vomiting Bug

# winter-vomiting-bug - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

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

# winter-vomiting-bug - Monday 2 January, 2017

Cork hospital so busy since Christmas Day, it's asking people to stay away
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# Healthcare

Cork hospital so busy since Christmas Day, it's asking people to stay away

Jan 2nd 2017, 8:19 AM 18,694 Views 20 Comments

There was a huge surge in demand over the Christmas period.

# winter-vomiting-bug - Sunday 20 December, 2015

Public told to avoid Tallaght Hospital unless absolutely necessary
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# 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.

# winter-vomiting-bug - Monday 9 March, 2015

Visitors warned of 'highly contagious' bug at Dublin hospital
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# 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.

# winter-vomiting-bug - Friday 19 December, 2014

Restrictions lifted at Mercy University Hospital
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# Vomiting Bug

Restrictions lifted at Mercy University Hospital

Dec 19th 2014, 6:25 PM 20,541 Views 4 Comments

The restrictions were put in place on 15 December.

# winter-vomiting-bug - 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.

# winter-vomiting-bug - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

Beaumont Hospital asks all visitors to 'stay away'
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# 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.

# winter-vomiting-bug - Friday 8 November, 2013

Winter vomiting bug leads to visitor restrictions at Dublin hospitals
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# Winter Vomiting Bug

Winter vomiting bug leads to visitor restrictions at Dublin hospitals

Nov 8th 2013, 6:19 PM 9,490 Views 14 Comments

The restrictions have been put in place at Beaumont Hospital and St Joseph’s Hospital Raheny to contain an outbreak of the Nonovirus.

# winter-vomiting-bug - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Visitors warned to stay away from Mayo General Hospital
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# 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.

# winter-vomiting-bug - Saturday 4 May, 2013

Visitors warned to stay away from Beaumont Hospital
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# 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.

# winter-vomiting-bug - 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.

# winter-vomiting-bug - 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.

# winter-vomiting-bug - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

HSE warns of increase in winter vomiting bug cases
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# Vomiting Bug

HSE warns of increase in winter vomiting bug cases

Dec 12th 2012, 1:22 PM 7,820 Views 17 Comments

The call to stop it spreading comes after 300 cases were recorded in the last two weeks.

# winter-vomiting-bug - Monday 3 December, 2012

Public warned over winter vomiting bug in St Vincent’s Hospital
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# Winter Vomiting Bug

Public warned over winter vomiting bug in St Vincent’s Hospital

Dec 3rd 2012, 4:52 PM 5,074 Views 2 Comments

Visiting restrictions are in place at the hospital in response to a “particularly virulent” form of the winter vomiting bug.

# winter-vomiting-bug - Friday 26 October, 2012

Beaumont restricts visits after outbreak of winter vomiting bug
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# 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.

# winter-vomiting-bug - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Visiting restrictions lifted at Sligo Hospital
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# 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.

# winter-vomiting-bug - 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.

# winter-vomiting-bug - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Beaumont Hospital appeals to visitors over winter vomiting bug
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# Vomiting Bug

Beaumont Hospital appeals to visitors over winter vomiting bug

Mar 17th 2012, 11:48 AM 1,217 Views 3 Comments

The hospital says no children should be brought in as visitors and that people should avoid unnecessary visits to the hospital.

The 9 at 9: St Patrick's Day
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The 9 at 9: St Patrick's Day

Mar 17th 2012, 9:01 AM 3,268 Views 7 Comments

Nine things to know this St Patrick’s morning…

# winter-vomiting-bug - Wednesday 25 January, 2012

New outbreak of winter vomiting bug at Dublin hospital
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# 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.

# winter-vomiting-bug - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

Visiting restrictions remain in place at two Dublin hospitals
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# Vomiting Bug

Visiting restrictions remain in place at two Dublin hospitals

Jan 3rd 2012, 2:29 PM 1,524 Views 2 Comments

St Vincent’s University and Beaumont hospitals have both been affected by an outbreak of the winter vomiting bug.

# winter-vomiting-bug - Friday 30 December, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
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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…

The 5 at 5: Friday
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# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Friday

Dec 30th 2011, 4:47 PM 5,375 Views 4 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

HSE issues virus guidelines as vomiting bug outbreak continues
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# 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.

# winter-vomiting-bug - Wednesday 28 December, 2011

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

# winter-vomiting-bug - Tuesday 27 December, 2011

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

# winter-vomiting-bug - Friday 30 September, 2011

Winter vomiting bug outbreaks in two hospitals
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# 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.