While the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have yet to call the etiology of what had sickened hundreds of passengers and crew on board the Royal Caribbean Oasis of the Seas, the outbreak...

In a follow-up on the gastrointestinal illness outbreak on the Royal Caribbean International’s vessel, Oasis of the Seas, federal officials have now put the outbreak total to more than 400 passengers...

Health officials are reporting some 277 passengers and crew onboard Royal Caribbean’s vessel, Oasis of the Seas, have fell ill with vomiting being the predominant symptom. According to the Center...

Michigan state health officials are reporting an increase in norovirus activity and are urging residents to take precautions to stay healthy. Although several viruses can cause vomiting and diarrhea,...

Here are the top five posts on Outbreak News Today for the week Dec. 1 through Dec. 7: 5. Somalia cholera outbreak one year later Our number five post of the week reported on the latest on the cholera...

Federal health officials are reporting an investigation into a norovirus outbreak o a recent Crystal Cruises voyage. At least 47 passengers and crew onboard the Crystal Symphony were was sickened with...

The Icelandic Food Administration reported that an outbreak of norovirus has been attributed to tainted oysters. Officials report 44 cases linked to a restaurant in early November. These are oysters...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has reported a norovirus outbreak onboard a recent voyage of Holland America’s cruise ship, Volendam. According to officials, 77 passenger and...

Outbreaks of norovirus in health care settings and outbreaks caused by a particular genotype of the virus are more likely to make people seriously ill, according to a new study in The Journal of Infectious...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that each year in the United States, about 9.4 million people get ill from 31 known foodborne germs. These illnesses lead to about 56,000...