Description: Norovirus infection facts What is a norovirus? What causes a norovirus infection? How are norovirus infections transmitted? What are norovirus infection symptoms and signs in adults, children, and babies?; What is the incubation period for a norovirus infection? How long are people infected with norovirus contagious?
Description: Jul 05, 2017 · Norovirus is a stomach and intestinal virus that’s very contagious. It passes easily through direct or indirect contact with an infected person. It can spread quickly in close quarters such as ...
Description: Norovirus, which causes diarrhoea and vomiting, is one of the most common stomach bugs in the UK. It's also called the "winter vomiting bug" because it's more common in winter, although you can catch it at any time of the year.
Description: Norovirus is a very common viral infection which causes vomiting and diarrhoea, but it’s usually a mild illness. It is more common in the winter but can be caught at any time of the year.
Description: Oh, norovirus. The nausea. The stomach pain. The puking and diarrhea – sometimes at the very same time. It’s a virus that’s pretty much the bane of every parent’s existence, especially when your kids are young and they seem to catch it once or twice a year, and can almost never make it to the toilet on time.
Description: MigraineResearchFoundation.org explains that about 10-percent of school-aged children have migraines, and of that group, about 50-percent will have their first migraine “attack” before the age of 12. “In addition to the attack-related disability itself, kids and teens may develop anticipatory ...
Description: This condition, often called stomach flu, is usually harmless, except for infants and people with immunosuppression. Symptoms can usually be managed.
Description: Asthma is a chronic lung disease characterized by episodes of airway narrowing and obstruction, causing wheezing, coughing, chest tightness and shortness of breath. More than 80 diseases occur as a result of the immune system attacking the body’s own organs, tissues, and cells. Some of the more ...
Description: What is a stomach virus? Gastroenteritis is a medical term for a stomach virus. Many people call it the stomach flu. It is not the same as influenza. That is a respiratory illness. This is an inflammation of your stomach lining. A stomach virus can strike anyone at any age. It can be harmful for ...
Description: Do you have a stomach bug or food poisoning? Discriminating between the two can be difficult. A stomach bug and food poisoning can be commonly confused for one another. While they may look similar ...
Description: Foodborne Pathogens. The U.S. Public Health Service has identified the following microorganisms as being the biggest culprits of foodborne illness, either because of the severity of the sickness or the number of cases of illness they cause.
Description: Causes & Symptoms Bacteria Botulism. Botulinum toxin (produced by Clostridium botulinum bacteria) Symptoms: Neurotoxic symptoms, including double vision, inability to swallow, speech difficulty, and progressive paralysis of the respiratory system Onset: Generally 4-36 hours after eating.. Source of Illness: These bacteria produce toxins only in an anaerobic (oxygen-less) environment of little ...
Description: Gastroenteritis, also known as infectious diarrhea, is inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract—the stomach and small intestine. Symptoms may include diarrhea, vomiting and abdominal pain. Fever, lack of energy and dehydration may also occur. This typically lasts less than two weeks. It is not related to influenza, though it has been called the "stomach flu".
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Description: Gastroenteritis (gastro) is an infection of the gut that can cause diarrhoea and vomiting. Learn here about the symptoms and how to treat them.
Description: Jul 26, 2018 · Green poop in kids is usually due to something that they ate, such as leafy greens or food coloring. Diarrhea can also cause green poop. Green poop is rarely a need for worry, and in infants, it ...
Description: Facts About Pertussis. Whooping cough (also called pertussis), is a serious infection that spreads easily from person to person. The infection causes coughing spells that are so severe that it can be hard to breathe, eat, or sleep.
Description: Gastroenteritis is a very common condition that causes diarrhoea and vomiting. It's usually caused by a bacterial or viral tummy bug. It affects people of all ages, but is particularly common in young children.
Description: Jun 03, 2016 · Campylobacter are a group of germs (bacteria) that are a common cause of food poisoning.Typically, food poisoning causes gastroenteritis, an infection of the gut (intestines), leading to diarrhoea and sometimes being sick (vomiting).
Description: Diarrhoea and vomiting are common in adults, children and babies. They're often caused by a stomach bug and should stop in a few days. The advice is the same if …
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