South Korea- Olympics – Olympics Norovirus outbreak rises to 177

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South Korea health officials have reported an additional 38 confirmed norovirus cases since our last report Saturday, bringing the outbreak total to 177.

According to the Korea Centers for Disease Control (KCDC), 68 of the 177 have been released from quarantine in full health and have returned to work.

Media outlet tries to link Olympic norovirus outbreak to North Korea bio-attack

Norovirus is a highly contagious viral illness that often goes by other names, such as viral gastroenteritis, stomach flu, and food poisoning.

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