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Stomach Virus Creates Headache for Olympic Officials

The Pyeongchang Olympic organizers and the Korean public health organization have created a task force to contain an outbreak of the norovirus at the winter games, where more than 100 people have come down with the dreaded stomach bug.

The organizations say they are quarantining affected people, sanitizing affected areas and telling those who are potentially impacted what they should do to contain the virus.

South Korean Olympic organizers called in the police to take over from quarantined workers after some tested positive for the norovirus, a stomach bug that causes nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.

Dr. Cynthia Sears, an infectious disease expert at read more >>>

Source:: VOANews.Com


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