A Cruise Ship Virus Vaccine

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A Cruise Ship Virus Vaccine
Sat, 10-12-2013 - 9:14pm

Have you ever had the dreaded Norovirus more commonly referred to as Cruise Ship Virus? Well there is good news. According to Health Day News, there may be a vaccine to help prevent it. "The dreaded "cruise ship virus" could sink into history some day, if a promising vaccine trial pans out.

Researchers report that an early test of an experimental vaccine for norovirus -- the cause of a stomach sickness that fells scores of cruise ship passengers and nursing home residents, among others -- reduced symptoms of vomiting and diarrhea by 52 percent." read more

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