# vomiting-bug - Today’s News
# vomiting-bug - Monday 9 March, 2015
The bug is highly contagious and the hospital is working to stop it spreading.
# vomiting-bug - Friday 19 December, 2014
The restrictions were put in place on 15 December.
# vomiting-bug - Tuesday 28 October, 2014
The hospital said they are under tremendous pressure and cannot afford to lose beds because of virus outbreaks.
# vomiting-bug - Friday 15 November, 2013
The hospital has asked all visitors to stay away as incidences of the winter vomiting bug increase in the community.
# vomiting-bug - Wednesday 13 November, 2013
Last Friday the hospital introduced visiting restrictions but has now stepped this up.
# vomiting-bug - Wednesday 14 August, 2013
There has been a rise in the number of people with the virus in the community over the past number of weeks.
# vomiting-bug - Wednesday 23 January, 2013
The bug has also hit Waterford Regional Hospital and St Patrick’s Hospital, leading to full bans on visitors.
# vomiting-bug - Friday 4 January, 2013
Restrictions are still place in Limerick and Cavan though the number of reported cases have significantly declined.
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# vomiting-bug - Wednesday 19 December, 2012
Relatives of very ill patients are asked to contact the hospital in advance of visits and no children are allowed to visit until further notice.
# vomiting-bug - Wednesday 12 December, 2012
The call to stop it spreading comes after 300 cases were recorded in the last two weeks.
# vomiting-bug - Monday 3 December, 2012
Visiting restrictions are in place at the hospital in response to a “particularly virulent” form of the winter vomiting bug.
# vomiting-bug - Friday 26 October, 2012
An outbreak of the winter vomiting bug means the hospital has introduced visiting restrictions, including to emergency wards.
# vomiting-bug - Friday 11 May, 2012
There are suspected cases of Norovirus (vomiting bug) at the hospital.
# vomiting-bug - Saturday 17 March, 2012
The hospital says no children should be brought in as visitors and that people should avoid unnecessary visits to the hospital.
# vomiting-bug - Friday 27 January, 2012
The number of outbreaks of the winter vomiting bug in the first week of 2012 is more than double the rate from last year.
# vomiting-bug - Wednesday 25 January, 2012
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Visitors have been urged to stay away from Connolly Hospital in Blanchardstown, where a number of wards are affected.
# vomiting-bug - Tuesday 3 January, 2012
St Vincent’s University and Beaumont hospitals have both been affected by an outbreak of the winter vomiting bug.
# vomiting-bug - Friday 30 December, 2011
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There have been 11 new cases of the bug at two Dublin hospitals in the last 24 hours.
# vomiting-bug - Wednesday 28 December, 2011
The two Dublin hospitals are advising against all non-essential visits after an outbreak of a winter vomiting bug.
# vomiting-bug - Tuesday 27 December, 2011
Forty-two patients and some staff have already been hit by the winter vomiting bug – so only essential visits are allowed to the Dublin hospital.