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Norovirus Hits Central, South Coasts; Hundreds Become Ill

Posted on Monday, December 14, 2015 8:09am


A virus which can cause severe gastrointestinal pain, and leave you feeling miserable for a few days has turned up in force on the Central and South Coasts.

Hundreds of cases of norovirus have been documented in the region, and health officials say they are probably many more which weren’t positively identified.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco talks with Santa Barbara County’s Public Health officer about how to protect yourself, and your family from the highly contagious illness.

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