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Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhea and Other Digestive Problems

Conditions related to the abdomen and gastrointestinal tract.

Readers Share Their Diarrhea Remedies
Besides taking medication, what are your diarrhea remedies? How do you stop diarrhea without a visit to the drug store?

Nausea Remedies
What are your favorite home remedies for nausea?

Stop Diarrhea
You don't always want to stop diarrhea because sometimes it's helping to rid the body of toxins. However, sometimes enough is enough. Here are some tips to help treat diarrhea.

Treat Nausea
Anti-nausea treatment is not an exact science. Pregnancy, vertigo, motion sickness, digestive infections (such as food poisoning), reactions to medication and alcohol are probably the most common causes of nausea, but there are many others.

Avoid Traveler's Diarrhea
Traveler's Diarrhea comes from the many local bacteria visitors are unaccustomed to ingesting. Learn how to avoid getting Traveler's Diarrhea.

Anti Diarrhea Medications
When picking medications for first aid kits and medicine cabinets, it's important to get the right kinds of drugs and avoid extras. Learn about pain relievers, anti-inflammatories, and other classes of medications.

Anti Nausea Medications
When picking medications for first aid kits and medicine cabinets, it's important to get the right kinds of drugs and avoid extras. Learn about pain relievers, anti-inflammatories, and other classes of medications.

Causes of Nausea and Vomiting
Nausea is a miserable feeling. There are several causes of nausea, but most are not life-threatening. Find the cause of your nausea.

Diarrhea
Diarrhea is loose, watery stools occurring more than three times in one day. It usually goes away on its own without any special treatment. However, prolonged diarrhea can be a sign of other problems.

First Aid Facts About Food Poisoning
Most food poisoning is not actually poisoning at all. Food poisoning is caused by foodborne bacteria.

Causes of Abdominal Pain
Abdominal pain can have many causes, and some can be life-threatening. Learn the many causes of abdominal pain.

Bad Pastrami
The first indicator that something was wrong was the bad case of indigestion Melissa felt after lunch. She was playing a board game with the kids and thinking that she must be getting old if pastrami gives her indigestion.

Listeria Monocytogenes
Listeria monocytogenes causes listeriosis, which can lead to meningitis or encephalitis. Listeriosis is a food-borne illness commonly associated with dairy products, raw meats, some raw vegetables, and raw or smoked fish.

Kidney - Kidney Injury From Trauma
The kidneys are located deep in the abdomen and well protected by back muscles and the rib cage. Despite this, kidney injury can still happen.

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