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Gastroenteritis

Mystery Illness Prompts School Closure, Sanitization, Investigation

Sun Sentinel | ADAM SACASA | Posted 11.22.2013 | Miami

Keep your children home if they are too sick for school. That's what the Broward School District is reminding parents to do after more than 300 Manat...

Test Your Winter Stomach Bug IQ: 6 Facts And Myths Of Norovirus

Leana Wen, M.D. | Posted 04.13.2013 | Healthy Living
Leana Wen, M.D.

Norovirus is a common but unpleasant illness. If you do get it, make sure to drink plenty of fluids and get good rest. As with anything else, prevention is the best medicine.

Thousands Of German Children Stricken By Vomiting Virus

AP | Posted 09.29.2012 | Healthy Living

BERLIN -- German health authorities say the number of children that have fallen ill with vomiting and diarrhea after eating food from school cafeteria...

PHOTOS: Gross! Hepatitis, Staph And Other Infections You Can Catch From Swimming In The Ocean

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Whether we like it or not, our nation's beaches are not as clean as we would prefer them to be. Ocean water contaminated with sewage, storm run-off an...