How to prevent or recover from the norovirus on cruise ships

In light of the current outbreak of the norovirus onboard the Celebrity Mercury, cialis sale and here are some considerations:

  • Pack extra soap, sildenafil physician a supply of Lysol, alcohol-based sanitizers like Purell and a bottle of Pepto-Bismol, just in case.
  • Wash up every time you eat, smoke, touch your face, use the bathroom or just have dirty hands.
  • Avoid uncooked food as much as possible, stick to bottled water and don’t share drinking glasses and eating utensils.
  • Limit physical contact with other passengers.
  • If you do get sick on the cruise, visit the ship’s doctor and drink plenty of water as dehydration is a common side-effect.
  • Remain quarantined in your cabin to prevent spreading the illness to others.
  • Use hand-sanitizers located throughout the ship.
  • Be a patient patient: expect to wait three or more days before symptoms subside—and another couple of days before you recover.

 Although not health-related, this will perk you up: expect to get some reimbursement or gift certificate toward another trip. 

 Do you have any other suggestions?

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