King's Lynn hospital puts ban on children visiting as norovirus fears grow
Lynn's Queen Elizabeth Hospital is appealing to visitors not to put the health of patients at risk by visiting after experiencing symptoms of norovirus.
Norovirus, also known as the winter vomiting bug, is a food-borne infection which can be easily combatted by simple measures such as hand washing.
As increasing levels of norovirus have been seen in the community, the hospital is putting in place a number of measures to protect patients.
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