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vomiting bug

# vomiting-bug - Friday 15 November, 2013

Beaumont Hospital extends visiting ban over weekend

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

Beaumont Hospital asks all visitors to ‘stay away’

Last Friday the hospital introduced visiting restrictions but has now stepped this up.

# vomiting-bug - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Visitors warned to stay away from Mayo General Hospital

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

Visitor ban at Waterford hospitals due to vomiting bug

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

Visitor restrictions remain in hospitals due to vomiting bug

Restrictions are still place in Limerick and Cavan though the number of reported cases have significantly declined.

The 9 at 9: Friday

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# vomiting-bug - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Visitor restrictions at St Finbarr’s Hospital in Cork due to vomiting bug

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

HSE warns of increase in winter vomiting bug cases

The call to stop it spreading comes after 300 cases were recorded in the last two weeks.

# vomiting-bug - Monday 3 December, 2012

Public warned over winter vomiting bug in St Vincent’s Hospital

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

Beaumont restricts visits after outbreak of winter vomiting bug

An outbreak of the winter vomiting bug means the hospital has introduced visiting restrictions, including to emergency wards.

# vomiting-bug - Friday 11 May, 2012

Weekend ban on visitors at Waterford Regional Hospital

There are suspected cases of Norovirus (vomiting bug) at the hospital.

# vomiting-bug - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Beaumont Hospital appeals to visitors over winter vomiting bug

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

Vomiting bug infections more than double last year’s rate

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

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

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New outbreak of winter vomiting bug at Dublin hospital

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

Visiting restrictions remain in place at two Dublin hospitals

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

The Daily Fix: Friday

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HSE issues virus guidelines as vomiting bug outbreak continues

There have been 11 new cases of the bug at two Dublin hospitals in the last 24 hours.

# vomiting-bug - Wednesday 28 December, 2011

St Vincent’s joins Beaumont in urging against visits due to vomiting bug

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

Visitors warned to stay away as vomiting bug hits Beaumont Hospital

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.