Probe finds sewage, viruses at sites of Rio's Olympic events

...international experts and dismayed competitors training in Rio, some of whom have already have fallen ill with fevers, vomiting and diarrhea.These ailments could knock an athlete out for days, potentially curtailing Olympics dreams and the years of hard training...

Diarrhea vaccine pulled from market

...against the leading cause of childhood diarrhea was pulled off the market Friday because...the leading cause of severe childhood diarrhea, a virus that attacks the lining of...under age 5, can experience 10 to 20 diarrhea episodes in a single day, quickly getting...

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E. coli outbreak sickens 7, closes Greenwood day care

...bacteria strains in the intestines of humans. Most are harmless, but a few can cause serious problems with vomiting and severe diarrhea.The best way to stop the illness is to wash hands thoroughly after using the bathroom or changing a diaper and clean surfaces...

Aiken County fined for E.coli violations

...However, some E.coli, transmitted through contaminated water or food, or through contact with people and animals, can cause diarrhea or illness outside of the intestinal tract.In November, state regulators met with Brian Sanders, identified in the consent...

Laurens County closes all schools over illnesses

...infected with norovirus, though they had not confirmed it.Norovirus is often spread through contaminated food and can cause diarrhea, vomiting, stomach pain, fever and body aches. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says most people get better...

My mother prescribed aspirin for whatever ailed her children

...the smell, not the ingredients, that gave these home remedies their power.Another wonder cure was paregoric, perfect for diarrhea. It has since been ruled a controlled substance because it is, well, opium, but that was out of my mother's medical field...

Common digestive problems might have emotional roots known

Unexplained bouts of diarrhea or painful constipation can be a sign...normal in all tests but have persistent diarrhea or constipation, and sometimes alternating...and fatty foods, which can lead to diarrhea. If that doesn't work, a visit...

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FDA approves drug for women with painful bowel disorder

...Wednesday that promises some relief for their diarrhea and pain. The Food and Drug Administration...to go to the bathroom, and frequent diarrhea or constipation. It affects up to 15...alosetron, is only for women who have diarrhea-prone IBS. Studies so far show no...

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Officials check on outbreaks of virus

...sent children home with vomiting and diarrhea. Rotavirus has been reported at the...symptoms, which include vomiting and diarrhea. "I felt helpless when she came down...stomach virus that causes vomiting and diarrhea. The school sent letters home Thursday...

U.S. authorities monitoring 4 suspected bacteria cases

...syndrome, which can begin with blood diarrhea and progress to kidney failure and...Prevention. Another case has bloody diarrhea.Two U.S. service members in Germany also are suffering from bloody diarrhea and are being monitored.The CDC...