Cruiseships Illness Galore 2010

Cruiseships Illness Galore 2010

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta recorded 14 outbreaks of gastrointestinal illness on cruise ships visiting U.S. ports in 2010. A line-by-line breakdown: Carnival Cruise Lines Carnival Glory (10/9-10/16). 113 sickened. Cause: Unknown Celebrity Cruises Celebrity Mercury (2/15-2/26). 411 sickened. Cause: Norovirus Celebrity Millennium (2/22-3/5). 157 sickened. Cause: Norovirus Celebrity Mercury […]

Leave Your Comments Comments (0)

Cruise passengers to sue over norovirus outbreaks

Cruise passengers to sue over norovirus outbreaks

Hundreds of British holidaymakers are planning legal action against Thomson Holidays and Fred Olsen Cruise Lines after several outbreaks of gastric illness on the cruise ships Island Escape and Boudicca. Read more. Tags: cruises, Norovirus, sue

Leave Your Comments Comments (0)

About Norovirus

    Noroviruses are highly contagious and are transmitted via the faeces and vomit of infected people, either through direct contact or throught contaminated objects or via food and water. The incubation period is one to three days.



Noronet is an informal network of scientists

De grote griepmeting

Nederlandse Griepmeting


Influenzanet is a system to monitor the activity of influenza-like-illness.

Sponsors Services

Web Hosting

Reliable webhosting Services.

Rsync Backup Services

Rsync off-site backup service

Cheap SSL certificates

World class SSL certificates


contact us

add news:
contact us

social social social