What to do if you get the winter vomiting bug

  • Do not visit your GP surgery or A&E - you will recover naturally without treatment.
  • Drink plenty to replace lost fluids.
  • Wash hands thoroughly and regularly - particularly after using the toilet and before eating.

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Norovirus cases up 83%

The number of confirmed cases of norovirus is 83% higher than last season, according to the latest figures from the Health Protection Agency (HPA).