Infecting about 10 to 15 million Americans each year, enteroviruses are very common, especially during the summer and fall months. Infants and children are more susceptible to infection due to developing immune systems and lack of prior exposure to viruses.
The soups were simmering. The guests were sharing notes about their favorites. Cellphones were flashing and the Twitterverse was buzzing. Soup's On 2014 drew 375 guests - the highest attendance since the event began in 2011 - and raised the most dollars to date for the Oregon Food Bank.