Feb 20, 2023 | Infectious Disease, News

Avoiding norovirus, the incredibly contagious stomach flu

Published in Michigan Medicine on February 17, 2023

“Norovirus is a non-enveloped virus, so alcohol-based hand sanitizers do not work for it,” explains MCIDT affiliate Dr. Christiane Wobus. To avoid infection, she advises handwashing with soap and water and avoiding touching your face. Read more: https://www.michiganmedicine.org/health-lab/avoiding-norovirus-incredibly-contagious-stomach-flu .