There have been way too many health scares at popular Mexican food chain Chipotle lately, and it looks like things aren't getting any better.
A Chipotle restaurant in the Billerica, Massachusetts closed on Tuesday after one employee was diagnosed with a norovirus infection — and two more were suspected.
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The chain is extremely cautious about the norovirus as it has caused two of the chain's food scares in the past few months.
Luckily, Sandra Giroux, of the Billerica Board of Health, said that the employees:
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We certainly hope they wouldn't intentionally put people at risk…
Chipotle is one of the fastest growing fast food chains in America, but that progression may come to a halt if this lawsuit proves to have some truth behind it.
As we reported back in November, the Mexican grill was forced to shut down 43 of its stores in Oregon and Washington after experiencing an E.Coli outbreak that affected more than 20 people.
Related: Chipotle To Close EVERY Store On February 8
Then in December, 80 students at Boston College suffered gastrointestinal issues from the food, and now the chain is facing its biggest lawsuit yet.
That's because a new claim is alleging that the Simi Valley location linked to the very first norovirus outbreak back in August tried to fix the problem on their own before contacting public health officials!
According to the civil suit, the kitchen
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Say it ain't so, Chipotle!
The burrito chain is coming under tough times recently, after having been linked a few weeks ago to a mysterious E. coli outbreak in Oregon — and now, things are bad in Boston, too!
Related: This Guy Ate At Chipotle For Six Straight Months!
There are now 80 students at Boston College who are experiencing serious stomach systems — including most of the college's men's basketball team — and they all have one thing in common: they ate at the same Chipotle!
The Mexican food giant was forced to shut down their location near the college after the reports, when Boston city health officials found that the cooked chicken was
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What's better than having diarrhea and throwing up at the same time?
Basically everything ever. Let's rephrase: What's WORSE than having diarrhea and throwing up at the same time?
Having diarrhea and throwing up at the same time while trapped on a cruise ship.
This isn't the first time we've heard of
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We've said it before, and we'll say it again: We're not sure why people want to go on cruises!
It's not that they couldn't potentially be fun, it's just that the odds of it being horrible outweigh that potential, and we've NEVER heard of anyone having an amazing time on one. Seems like the scam of the century, especially when you realize how often illness strikes the passengers — and the norovirus is def something you do NOT want while stuck in the middle of the ocean!
This is probably sounding all to familiar at this point, but more than 100 people aboard the ship Vision of the Seas (Royal Caribbean) got sick with
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You better watch out, you better not cry, and we're telling you why!
The Norovirus is on the loose, and it is affecting a TON of people.
After ruining a luxury cruise for hundreds and hundreds of travelers, it is reported that more than 1.1 million people in Britain have been diagnosed with the Norovirus vomiting disease, and health officials believe those numbers will continue to climb!
The Health Protection Agency (HPA) said cases of the highly contagious disease have risen earlier than expected and have been seen across Europe, Japan and other parts of the Earth!
But how is this infectious disease transmitted?
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Passengers on two luxury cruise ships including the Queen Mary 2 have come down with symptoms that may have been caused by the Norovirus Bug!
What's that you ask?
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