Stomach Flu

Robin Elementary School in Lyons closed for a day to disinfect the building, after dozens of students were out sick with stomach flu. (Credit: CBS)

Lyons School Reopens After Flu Scare Closes It For A Day

A west suburban school reopened Friday morning, after it was closed for disinfection because dozens of students had come down with stomach flu.


Cook County Jail

Part Of Jail Under Quarantine After Stomach Flu Outbreak

Part of the Cook County Jail has been placed under quarantine after an outbreak of stomach flu.



Norovirus Outbreak Subsiding At Algonquin School

An outbreak of norovirus, which raced through a suburban school last week, appears to be subsiding.

WBBM Newsradio–03/12/2012


Norovirus Strikes Evanston Retirement Home

More than 60 residents and staff of an Evanston retirement home have been sickened by a norovirus outbreak.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2011


‘Stomach Flu’ Bug Hits Nursing Homes, Schools

The norovirus continues to spread in the Chicago area. Get details on the virus commonly called ‘stomach flu’.

CBS Chicago–11/23/2010


Officials: Norovirus Epidemic Will Get Worse

Public health officials say the norovirus outbreak is going to get worse before it gets better.

CBS Chicago–11/17/2010


More Stomach Virus Cases Reported In Schools

Reports of the highly contagious norovirus have steadily increased in Chicago area schools this month.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2010