Foodborne illness

What is Foodborne illness?

Food borne illness is caused due to consuming food contaminated with bacteria, virus. Patient will present with fever, head ache, vomitting, loose stools. Plenty of oral fluids, palmogranate juice will be of great help.Do not take counter medicne to control diarrhoea.

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Hi there! Would be great if you could help me find the answer to this.
I had food poisoning about a month or so ago, I was throwing up quite...

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Possibly what you have an post infection irritable stomach.
Worth while getting basic blood, stool urine and thyroid examination done. If...

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i feel there is swelling in my intestine i feel mild pain there while passing stool and i always hear hunger giggle in my stomach. in january food...

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Where exactly is the pain -- in your abdomen or anal region? Is this pain relieved(gone) after defecation(passing stools)? Do you...

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Hi. My father had food poisoning 3 days ago. His diarrhea was pretty bad...it just abated yesterday. He used to take anti hypertensives before to...

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good morning, please continue your father's antihypertensives as long as he is not dehydrated and also because his symptoms have abated.the...

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Do I need antibiotics for food poisoning?

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Friday night had dinner with friends and ate some fish that didn't taste great. Felt ok until about 14 hours later and then had a lot of upper...

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