Description: Norovirus is a highly contagious virus that causes vomiting and diarrhea. Learn more about the symptoms and ways to protect yourself.
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Description: Norovirus is a viral infection that is a common cause of diarrhea and vomiting sickness in the United States. It is spread primarily by infected people or contaminated food and water.
Description: Chipotle confirmed on Tuesday that multiple customers were sickened after eating at a location in Sterling, Va., reporting symptoms consistent with norovirus. Also known as the winter vomiting bug ...
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Description: Genetics Edit. What does it mean, genetically, to be resistant to the norovirus? Norovirus resistance is a highly heritable trait in which one possesses both versions of the single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) for the FUT2 gene.The FUT2 gene is located on chromosome 19q13.33 (4).
Description: Whether you have food poisoning or the stomach flu, we feel for you (and your bathroom). Here's how to try to tell the difference between the two illnesses.
Description: Viruses are responsible for a broad spectrum of clinical symptoms and diseases. The most commonly isolated viruses are adenovirus, cytomegalovirus (CMV), enteroviruses, herpes simplex virus (HSV), and varicella-zoster virus (VZV).
Description: Viral gastroenteritis is a highly contagious intestinal infection commonly known as stomach flu. Symptoms include watery diarrhea, stomach cramps, and vomiting.
Description: If you’re suffering from food poisoning symptoms, you’re likely wondering how long the symptoms will last for. With common symptoms like nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea, food poisoning is an experience that you want to recover from fast. Food poisoning results from eating food contaminated with bacteria, viruses, pathogens, or toxins.
Description: Fast facts on gastroenteritis and food poisoning. Here are some key points about food poisoning and gastroenteritis. More detail and supporting information is in the body of this article.
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Description: Foodborne illness, more commonly referred to as food poisoning, is the result of eating contaminated, spoiled, or toxic food. The most common symptoms of food poisoning include nausea, vomiting ...
Description: Food poisoning is a general description people use when they think they got sick from something they ate. Salmonella infection can be the result of eating food tainted with the salmonella bacteria ...
Description: WebMD describes the germs, viruses, and parasites that are the biggest causes of food poisoning.
Description: Symptoms of Diarrhea. The main and most recognizable symptom of diarrhea is passing loose, watery stool that occurs three or more times a day. Diarrhea may also lead to the following symptoms:
Description: Crohn’s Disease: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, and More. Crohn's is a chronic bowel disease that causes inflammation of your digestive tract. Learn more about treatment and prevention.
Description: Helicobacter pylori is a type of bacteria that is known to be a major cause of peptic ulcers. H. pylori testing detects an infection of the digestive tract caused by the bacteria to help diagnose the cause of symptoms and/or ulcers.. H. pylori infections of the digestive tract are very common, with as many as half of the world's population infected.. However, most people with H. pylori never ...
Description: Treatment of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is targeted at reducing inflammation, relieving symptoms such as pain and diarrhea, controlling and healing damage where possible, identifying and addressing complications, and supplementing any nutritional shortages.
Description: Influenza, commonly known as the flu, is an infectious disease caused by an influenza virus. Symptoms can be mild to severe. The most common symptoms include: high fever, runny nose, sore throat, muscle pains, headache, coughing, sneezing, and feeling tired. These symptoms typically begin two days after exposure to the virus and most last less than a week.
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