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Norovirus on Celebrity Eclipse Cruise Ship Sickens Passengers

The Southern Daily Echo newspaper in Southampton England is reporting that the Celebrity Eclipse cruise ship was delayed for "enhanced sanitation" after dozens of passengers returning to Southampton from a 11 night eastern Mediterranean cruise had been struck down by … Continue reading

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Norovirus Aboard Celebrity Solstice Kills Father of Eight

Courthouse News Service reports that a lawsuit has been filed against Celebrity Cruises for the death of a father of eight after he died from incompetent medical care for norovirus he contracted during a vacation cruise aboard the Celebrity Solstice. … Continue reading

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New Study Reveals Little New About Norovirus on Cruise Ships

The medical journal "Clinical Infectious Diseases" published an article entitled "Disease Transmission and Passenger Behaviors During a High Morbidity Norovirus Outbreak on a Cruise Ship, January 2009." Of some 1842 passengers on the cruise ship, 1532 (83%) returned questionnaires provided … Continue reading

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Norovirus on Cruise Ships – Are the Cruise Lines Liable?

Every year news sources report certain cruise ships sail into port with several passengers sick from Norovirus. In years past, Carnival Cruise Lines, Norwegian Cruise Lines (NCL), Royal Caribbean Cruises, Regent Seven Seas and Celebrity Cruises all reported Norovirus outbreaks … Continue reading

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Jewel of the Seas Remains Contaminated with Norovirus

A reader of our blog informs us that Royal Caribbean's Jewel of the Seas continues to infect cruise passengers with norovirus. The reader referred us to the Harwich and Manningtree Standard and Daily Gazette newspapers in Norwich U.K. which report … Continue reading

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