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Treatment for extreme nausea, vomiting during pregnancy

... French . Montreal, May 6, 2009 Nausea and vomiting are telltale indicators of pregnancy, affecting ... hyperemisis gravidarum (HG), or severe nausea and vomiting of pregnancy, due to a FDA and Health Canada ... worked faster to quell symptoms of nausea and vomiting than droperidol. Importantly, they found no ...

Cause of mussel poisoning identified

... a long time that consumption of mussels and other bivalve shellfish can cause poisoning in humans, with symptoms ranging from diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting to neurotoxicological effects, including paralysis and even death in extreme cases. Although "shellfish poisoning" can also be caused by pathogenic ...

Genetic mutation causes familial susceptibility for degenerative brain disease

... for Disease Control, the disease includes lesions of the brain and brain stem. The disease progresses rapidly with symptoms that include cough, vomiting and diarrhea in combination with neurologic dysfunction, alteration of consciousness and seizures. The disease is often fatal, or it can lead to ...

Flowering plants speed post-surgery recovery

... problems are treated through the use of anesthetics and analgesics, but, if not properly administered, the drugs can have side effects ranging from vomiting and headaches to drug dependency or even fatality. It is therefore beneficial to patients and care providers to develop approaches that improve the ...

NIAID scientists to speak on range of infectious disease topics at major scientific meeting

... and immune-mediated diseases. Noroviruses, the highly contagious viruses that cause the episodes of acute gastroenteritis also known as winter vomiting disease (Kim Green, Ph.D.) The role of gut-dwelling commensal bacteria in producing the symptoms of Crohn's disease, a chronic inflammatory disease ...

Form of Crohn's disease traced to disabled gut cells

... In 2002, epidemiologists estimated that it affected 400,000 to 600,000 patients in North America. Symptoms include diarrhea, abdominal pain, vomiting and weight loss. The condition can lead to partial or full intestinal blockages, which can require surgical treatment. Research previously ...

Advance offers revolution in food safety testing

... and Clostridium perfringens, responsible for diarrheal illnesses; Bacillus cereus, responsible for gastrointestinal illness characterized by vomiting and diarrhea, and often referred to as stomach flu, and Clostridium botulinum, which causes toxin-induced botulism, characterized by paralysis. ...

Robotic surgery lowers risk of a rare but serious complication of gastric bypass

... is reconnected to a small pouch created in the stomach, often produces symptoms of abdominal and chest pain, shortness of breath, fever, nausea, vomiting and rarely death. In this five-year study, there were no deaths in either group, and the rate for both gastrointestinal leaks and other complications ...

ETH Zurich study on salmonella self-destruction

... is consumed for example, egg-based foods or chicken and meat salmonella bacteria enter the gastro-intestinal tract where it triggers infection. vomiting and diarrhoea can last for days. Normally, salmonellae grow poorly in the intestine because they are not competitive with other bacteria of the ...

'Green' potato health risk can be eliminated by cutting away affected area

... and can include gastrointestinal disturbances and neurological disorders. Mild symptoms can include headaches, dizziness, abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting and diarrhoea. Other symptoms can include restlessness, drowsiness and mental confusion, trembling and hallucination but because the symptoms are ...

Extreme nausea and vomiting varies among pregnant women from different countries

... Mothers born in India and Sri Lanka are three times more likely to suffer from extreme nausea and vomiting in pregnancy (hyperemesis gravidarum) than ethnic Norwegians. This finding comes from the Norwegian Institute of Public Healths study of 900, 000 ...

Vaccine for Ebola virus

... haemorrhagic fever in humans. Illness starts abruptly and symptoms include fever, headache, sore throat, weakness, joint and muscle aches, diarrhoea, vomiting and stomach pain. A rash, red eyes and bleeding may also occur. Ebola haemorrhagic fever can have a mortality rate of around 90% in humans. ...

Study identifies warning signs of pregnancy danger

... time of birth (five months before and one month after). Women should call their physician if theyre experiencing headaches, dizziness, frequent vomiting and malaise, Black said. Usually, the blood vessels expand during pregnancy to increase blood flow, but high blood pressure causes them to clamp ...

Girls who begin dieting twice as likely to start smoking

... who said they were dieting both times they were surveyed. They excluded teens who were already smokers and those who admitted to taking diet pills, vomiting and using other unhealthy weight-loss tactics. That group (of teens who were beginning to diet) was the one we were most interested in, seeing how ...

Smooth sailing: 'cruise ship virus' tackled by UH, Baylor College of Medicine

... starts rolling worse than the waves. Before you know it, nausea and vomiting have replaced shuffle board and sun-bathing. Unfortunately, it's a ... infectious disease is an intestinal illness that causes nausea, diarrhea, vomiting and stomach cramps. The research conducted at UH and BCM may save a ...

Novel therapy combinations gain ground in treating hepatitis

... the comparator. No viral breakthrough has been seen to date. However, vomiting and dehydration requiring hospitalization occurred in three patients ... doses exceeding four grams per day. Flu-like symptoms, nausea and vomiting are common in patients with early viral hepatitis and APAP is commonly ...

New vaccine for condition that kills 500,000 children a year

... it can safely prevent 98 percent of severe cases of viral diarrhea and vomiting that account for 2 million hospital visits and 500,000 pediatric deaths ... diseases at EVMS' Center for Pediatric Research. "In a matter of hours, vomiting and diarrhea from rotavirus can lead to dehydration, which can result in ...

Dogs keep dying: Many owners unaware of toxic dog food

... said Center, noting that severely affected dogs suffer from intractable vomiting and internal bleeding. "Despite our understanding of this complex toxin, ... a dog has been poisoned by afltoxin include lethargy, loss of appetite and vomiting and, later, orange-colored urine and jaundice (a yellowing of the eyes, ...

Pittsburgh researchers discover that certain chemicals in the blood may indicate brain injury

... shaken, the patients are too young to talk, and the symptoms such as vomiting and fussiness are common in many childhood illnesses. Infants who are ... of the following symptoms: an apparent life-threatening event (near-SIDS), vomiting without diarrhea, a seizure, fussiness or irritability. Infants had ...

Runners -- Let thirst be your guide

... body and blood as a result of sweating during prolonged exercise. Another is nausea, a common reaction to extreme sports, which makes the body think vomiting will ensue, so water needs to be conserved, Verbalis says. Finally, a research team that included Verbalis recently reported in the American Journal ...

Misusing vitamin to foil drug test may be toxic; plus, it doesn't work

... while both adolescents had potentially life-threatening reactions, including liver toxicity and hypoglycemia (low blood sugar), as well as nausea, vomiting and dizziness. One of the teens also had disrupted heart rhythms. All four patients recovered after treatment in hospital emergency rooms for ...

Common cold virus may kill breast cancer cells

... breast cancers, whilst leaving normal cells unaffected," she said. Debilitating symptoms associated with conventional treatments (such as nausea, vomiting and hair loss) could also be avoided by using the Coxsackie virus. "If this research is successful we could have something that produces side ...

New device could cut chemotherapy deaths

... A new method of delivering chemotherapy to cancer patients without incurring side effects such as hair loss and vomiting is being developed. The method, produced at the University of Bath, England, involves using tiny fibres and beads soaked in the chemotherapy drug ...

Prenatal exposure to marine toxin causes lasting damage

... and crabs ingest the algae, the toxin can become concentrated in their bodies. Humans eating contaminated seafood develop symptoms including vomiting nausea, diarrhea and abdominal cramps. In severe cases, the toxin leads to neurological damage, characterized by headaches, confusion, coma and even ...

Lactose intolerance linked to ancestral environment

... Sherman said. "Spices contain antimicrobial compounds, and they may be used to destroy food-borne pathogens, especially in hot climates. Nausea and vomiting early in pregnancy also may protect women and their embryos from food-borne pathogens and other toxins." A Darwinian medicinal view complements ...

Researchers discover new route to hemoglobin synthesis

... may have included identical patients. Newborns suffering from neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) exhibit seizures, poor feeding, diarrhea and vomiting that lead to excessive weight loss and dehydration, sleeping problems and fever. Disruption in the mother-child bonding process has also been ...

Opiates Better Than Sedatives For Treating Newborns In Withdrawal

... may have included identical patients. Newborns suffering from neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) exhibit seizures, poor feeding, diarrhea and vomiting that lead to excessive weight loss and dehydration, sleeping problems and fever. Disruption in the mother-child bonding process has also been ...

Protein offers way to stop microscopic parasites in their tracks

... year through damage to red blood cells and clogging of the capillaries that feed the brain and other organs. Cryptosporidium, which causes diarrhea, vomiting and other symptoms, is one of the most common causes of water-borne disease in the world. "These other parasites are more devastating in terms of ...
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