RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - The norovirus is an awful bug something that can debilitate you for several days but it won't kill and we will show you how to deal with it in the Neighborhood Health Watch.

In Richmond, Dr. Paul Strehler is treating patients dealing with norovirus.

Symptoms include vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal pains, headaches, general aches and pains that can last several days.

Be sure to wash hands well and use hand sanitizer.

Stay home from work and school to avoid getting others sick. Get plenty of rest and drink water, or Gatorade to prevent dehydration.

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