Sick at sea! The Grandeur of the Seas returned early to the Port of Baltimore after the first confirmed outbreak this year of norovirus on board a cruise ship.
People may know their blood type, but they may not think about associated patterns of disease.
According to recent government reports, nearly 20 million people get sick every year from contracting the norovirus.
Back at sea. The Grandeur of the Seas has departed after travelers waited several hours for the ship to be decontaminated. Hundreds of passengers on the previous cruise became severely ill.
We now know what caused more than 200 Baltimore County students to miss school last week.
The flu is not the only highly contagious disease raging this winter.
We’re still coping with flu season but now there’s another outbreak of a highly contagious illness. A dangerous strain of norovirus is spreading fast.
Louisiana health officials say they closed a harvesting area and ordered a recall of oysters taken from there since April 26 after 14 people became ill with norovirus.