Glitzy ads of luxury cruises often feature the indulgences. They skip the less glamorous story of being sick at sea, and the limited treatment options available. When the Norovirus tore through a cruise ship in January, more than 600 passengers were struck. Now imagine yourself days from the nearest port, on a ship without diagnostic equipment like an MRI machine, a blood bank or even specialty doctors.
(Thursday Morning, April 24, 2014) There will be plenty of sunshine across central New York on Thursday. However, temperatures will still be about 10 degrees below normal and a northwesterly breeze will give a chill to the air.