More than 150 infected with virus in Boston school

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A school in Boston says there was an outbreak of norovirus, a highly contagious stomach virus that lasts for several days.

Health officials in Massachusetts confirmed that 140 students an at least 10 staff members got sick in the past few days. The Public Health Department says the school was sanitized Tuesday night.

The virus is transmitted through infect people, contaminated food or water, or by touching contaminated surfaces.

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