Norovirus Outbreaks Results in over 5 Deaths Recently–Unusual.

http://www.cdc.gov/norovirus/trends-outbreaks.html

http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2014/03/13/4-dead-amid-norovirus-outbreak-at-veterans-home/

http://www.oregonlive.com/health/index.ssf/2013/03/norovirus_suspected_at_forest.html

A Norovirus is a dystentary that is little more than a viral case of food poisoning, and yet has resulted in fatalities.  As one of the articles explains, norovirus typically kills as a secondary infection.  None of the victims sought medical treatment and most were recovered by Monday.

Norovirus kills 800 a year, and all victims of the disease are over 65.

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