May 2012

Did You Know?


Did You Know? is a weekly feature from the Center for State, Tribal, Local, and Territorial Support to inform your prevention activities. We invite you to read, share, and take action!

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May 25, 2012

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  • Norovirus is the leading cause of foodborne illness and outbreaks in the United States and causes nearly 800 deathsExternal annually.
  • More than 20 million people get norovirus illness each year, which causes diarrhea, vomiting, and stomach pain.
  • CDC’s new norovirus website and widget highlight the simple steps people can take to stop the spread of norovirus.

Did You Know?  information and web links are current as of their publication date. They may become outdated over time.

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