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 after affects of shingles?
i have shingles now, and im wondering how it will leave my body and will the virus remain there. My shingles are really painful and i couldn't put up with it if it kept coming back. Is there any ...


 Chicken Pox Question.?
I am wondering if a child can get chicken pox more than once? Please help Thanks in advance for your ...


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 How can a human pass on "Swine flu" to pigs.?
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 My sister has really bad flu?
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 Should I take another sick day?
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 hiv infection?
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 tonsilitis?
ive just got a bad case of tonsilits and i have moderation day on monday and tuesday (its my pratical p.e. exam, where u get marked on your performance in sports for 2 days) the doctor told me not to ...


 Does gargling salt water with an open mouth ulcer help it heal?
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 How do I catch food poisoning without dying?
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 Does having your tonsils out change your voice?
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 viral infection how do u get it.?
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 what exacty is swine flu?
is it just a normal flu? or is it some deadly disease that kills people? im really ...


 questions about Malaria?
What cause it? What are the symptoms of Malaria? Where in the world can you get it? What is the treatment? How can you prevent it?...


 If you are a doctor/nurse working in england ,what is it like working in the NHS and hospitals?
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 how dangerous is it for a 7month pregnant woman to come in contact with a child suffering from chicken pox?
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 Is swine flu the true pride of Mexico?
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 What is a Beat Infection?
A friend has been told by a doctor she hasa beat infection and it can be life-threatening. She has a tendency to lie or make things up so I am not sure whether to believe her or not. What are the ...


 my saliva is yellow... what could be wrong with me?
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 Whats the first symptoms of the swine flu, serious question?
Got all those, sweating like mad as well. Thanks for all your answers, paracetamol and lay down for a ...



Ricecakes
Can you catch the norovirus twice?
My baby had the norovirus a few weeks ago. Could he catch it again if he comes in contact with it?
                     




NEIL G
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Yes you can. but not the same strain immediately. There are unfortunately several strains of norovirus but you would be unlucky to catch it twice. Remember there is another virus that gives kids (usually under 4 years old) the squirts. It is called rotavirus which is also common this time of year and very infectious. Watch out nurseries!!


CW
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Yes, there is very little resistance to norovirus which is why it tends to sweep through schools and elderly persons homes with great regularity. People who have the virus should stay away from other people for at least 48 hours after the symptoms have abated as it is very infectious. Hope the baby's okay.


tinkerbell
You will not catch the same virus twice but you may still catch another virus with the same symptoms.


Ligeia
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I've just asked this question. Answer: http://uk.answers.yahoo.com/question/index;_ylt=ArU_jNO6EY4JIImKIRAwXOQgBgx.;_ylv=3?qid=20080104001343AA51dbD


Lifesabitch
Not sure what that virus is, but being a virus I would say yes, as viruses usually can re-occur as in colds and flu. We never become immune to viruses.


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