Food

Getting food poisoning on vacation can be difficult - here's how to handle it.

There's never a good time to get food poisoning, but vacation is arguably the worst possible moment. Not only do you have to deal with the sickness itself, but you also have the added stress of figuring out how it's going to affect your trip....
Norovirus Mutations in Oysters

by thedailymeal.com Oysters, especially when eaten raw, may be the reason behind the cruise lovers’ curse, norovirus, finds a new study published in the journal of Applied and Environmental Microbiology.  Also known as the stomach flu, norovirus is among the world’s most common types of gastrointestinal...

By Bridget Creel of thedailymeal.com Vacation is finally here. You have spent the past few months working, planning, and organizing your cruise vacation, and now it’s time to celebrate. Something else to celebrate is your good health. It is easy to fall off the deep end —...

There is an old joke that comedians aboard ships have been using for decades; they tell of a guest who came on-board as a passenger but left as cargo. While cruise lines are making healthier choices available in their menus, it is still very easy to take in too many...