Posts tagged with ‘Nausea and Vomiting’

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  • Food Poisoning | Mushroom Poisoning

    What is mushroom poisoning? People are poisoned each year after eating mushrooms from their yard or outside locations. These mushrooms should not to be eaten. It’s difficult to tell which mushrooms can be eaten and which cannot. Poisonous mushrooms can make you sick

  • Food Poisoning

    Food poisoning (also known as food-borne illness) occurs when you eat or drink something that contains harmful germs.

  • Heat Exhaustion and Heatstroke

    Heat exhaustion and heatstroke are serious conditions. Learn the warning signs of these heat-related illnesses, as well as how to…

  • Opioid Addiction

    Opioids are a type of medicine often used to help relieve pain. They work by lowering the number of pain…

  • Stomach Virus (Gastroenteritis)

    Stomach viruses are known for stomach pain, vomiting, and fever. There are several causes and it can be very contagious…

  • Peptic Ulcer Disease

    Peptic ulcer disease is a condition where there’s a raw area in the lining of the stomach or upper part…

  • Motion Sickness

    Motion sickness is that sudden ill feeling that happens when you’re traveling by car, boat, train, or plane. Classic symptoms…

  • Rotavirus

    Rotavirus is a highly contagious infection commonly affecting babies and young children. A rotavirus vaccine offers some, but not full,…

  • Malaria

    Malaria is a serious disease caused by parasites that are carried by mosquitos. It is most common in countries with…

  • Reye Syndrome

    Reye syndrome is a rare but serious illness that can be harmful to the brain and liver. It often occurs…

  • Recognizing Newborn Illnesses

    Signs of serious illness in newborns can be subtle. Learn what to look for so you know when to call…

  • Gallstones

    Gallstones are hard deposits that can form inside the gallbladder, causing pain in the upper abdomen.

  • When Does My Child Need Emergency Services?

    It can be hard to tell when your child needs emergency services. Learn what signs to look for so your…

  • Changes in Your Body During Pregnancy: First Trimester

    Learn about the body changes and symptoms women experience during their first trimester of pregnancy.

  • Hypopituitarism

    In hypopituitarism, the pituitary gland fails to produce or doesn’t produce enough of one or more of its hormones. It…

  • Antiemetic Medicines: OTC Relief for Nausea and Vomiting

    Antiemetics are medicines that help relieve nausea and vomiting. They can be purchased over the counter without a prescription.

  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder

    Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) is ongoing anxiety that can disrupt your day-to-day life. With treatment, people with GAD can get…

  • Intussusception

    Intussusception is a serious problem when the intestine folds into itself and causes a blockage. It is most common in…

  • Mastocytosis

    Mastocytosis is the abnormal growth of mast cells in the body. Mast cells are part of the immune system, which…

  • Morning Sickness

    Morning sickness refers to the nausea and vomiting that some women have when they become pregnant. Morning sickness is very…