Nigeria:Diarrhoea - One Student Dead, 39 Others in Hospital
[Premium Times] A student of Government Girls Secondary School (GGSS) Kawo, Kaduna State, died on Monday while 39 others were hospitalised following an outbreak of diarrhoea in the school. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 5, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Sudan:Acute Watery Diarrhoea, Dengue Fever Reported After Rains in Sudan's Blue Nile, Red Sea States
[Radio Dabanga] ED Damazin / Port Sudan -Six cases of acute watery diarrhoea - which is often caused by cholera* - have been admitted to Ed Damazin Hospital in Sudan's Blue Nile State this week. The rains have also seen an increase in cases suspected to be the mosquito-borne haemorrhagic (severe dengue) fever admitted to Port Sudan hospital. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 4, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Irritable bowel syndrome symptoms: Try these five tips to relieve stomach pain
IBS symptoms, or Irritable Bowel Syndrome, include pain and cramping, diarrhoea and constipation. You can reduce the signs by trying these five diet tips. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to get rid of diarrhoea: Avoid these three drinks to clear up symptoms
HOW TO get rid of diarrhoea: Usually sparked by a bowel infection, diarrhoea is a common health problem in people of all ages. The condition is best treated by replacing the fluids lost from having to use the toilet frequently, but there are three drinks you should avoid. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kenya:Flood Victims Contract Waterborne Diseases in Tana River Camps
[Nation] About 700 flood victims living in camps in Tana River County have been hit by an outbreak of acute diarrhoea, skin and respiratory infections. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 17, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Norovirus: Avoid the vomiting bug using these simple tips
NOROVIRUS symptoms include nausea, vomiting and watery or loose diarrhoea. Last week government scientists revealed that a whopping 70 per cent of UK oysters contain the toxic substance. Use these simple tips to avoid the virus. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dodgy oysters poison 12,000 Britons a year
Scientists discovered that more than two-thirds of oysters on sale are infected with the highly contagious norovirus – which causes vomiting and diarrhoea. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Recipe to Save 700,000 Young Children a Year: Clean Water & Decent Toilets
This study adds to the evidence that the lives of hundreds of thousands of young children could be saved each year if these pillars of development were combined with other health interventions.WaterAid and Defeat DD are calling on governments and donors to align child health and water, sanitation and hygiene programmes, policies and financing to address this unnecessary health crisis more effectively and more efficiently. These investments create a positive cycle that builds human capital, strengthens economies, reduces future healthcare costs and contributes to national development.This July the UN’s Sustainable Dev...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 10, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Savio Carvalho Tags: Development & Aid Featured Global Global Governance Headlines Health Human Rights IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Water & Sanitation Source Type: news

Probiotics can prevent bacterial diarrhoea in hospital patients receiving antibiotics
This NIHR Signal gives commentary on an updated Cochrane Review. It provides new evidence suggesting probiotics may be beneficial for hospitalised patients at risk of C. Difficile infection. Probiotics may be suitable for use in high-risk patients needing antibiotics, for example, older adults with underlying illness. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - May 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sudan:Health Minister - 'Sudan 'Free of Watery Diarrhoea'
[Radio Dabanga] Sennar -Sudan's federal Minister if Health, Bahr Idris Abu Garda, has declared that Sudan is now free of the 'watery diarrhoea' outbreak (suspected to be cholera) that hit various parts of the country during the past year. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 8, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

The 5 tell-tale symptoms of IBS and the natural fixes
A staggering one in five Britons suffer regularly with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and the diarrhoea, consultation, cramping and bloating that come with it, according to recent estimates. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

IBS constipation pain - avoid these foods to prevent bloating symptoms
IBS symptoms and pain include constipation, bloating and diarrhoea. You can prevent painful signs of the digestive condition by avoiding these foods in your diet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

IBS symptoms: Pain and bloating could be caused by fibromyalgia - what is the condition?
IBS SYMPTOMS include stomach pain or cramps, diarrhoea, bloating and constipation. These are the four most common signs, but the condition can also cause tiredness and a lack of energy, nausea and backache. Recent studies have even suggested people with IBS can experience other medical conditions, such as fibromyalgia - but what is it? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kenya:Diarrhoea Kills Three in Kakamega's Masingo Slums
[Nation] Three people have died in Kakamega County while receiving treatment for diarrhoea and vomiting. The three, including two men and a woman, were residents of Kakamega town's Masingo slums. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 19, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

IBS symptoms: Nutritionist explains best diet to treat painful irritable bowel syndrome
IBS SYMPTOMS are constipation and diarrhoea, which cause pain and discomfort to the abdomen. The condition is common across the UK, although most don ’t seek treatment. Luckily, it is easily treated following these steps. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Food poisoning: Simple tricks to avoid making yourself unwell at home
FOOD poisoning symptoms include vomiting, diarrhoea and stomach cramps. They can last for a few days and happen because contaminated food containing dangerous bacteria, such as E.coli or salmonella, was consumed. Taking these simple precautions will stop you being affected by it. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Digestive problems? How to fix constipation, bloating and heartburn
DIGESTION issues, ranging from bloating and heartburn to diarrhoea and constipation, inflict all of us at some time in our lives. But the pain and embarrassment can be eased with a trio of ‘superherbs’. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lisa Wells mistook symptoms of cancer for pregnancy side effects
British mum Lisa Wells, 32, suffered from both constipation and diarrhoea while pregnant with her youngest daughter Saffia, now aged six months, but initially dismissed it as part and parcel of expecting. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

IBS symptoms: How to treat irritable bowel syndrome
IRRITABLE bowel syndrome affects up to 13 million people in the UK alone. Changes to diet and lifestyle can reduce symptoms, which include stomach pain, diarrhoea, constipation and bloating. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Paracetamol banned on the NHS in move to save millions of pounds every year
PARACETAMOL and cold treatment prescriptions have now been banned by the NHS as part of proposals to save the health service millions of pounds every year. Treatments for diarrhoea, athletes ’ foot, sore throats, coughs, colds, warts and ulcers are also included. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sudan:Four New 'Watery Diarrhoea Cases' Recorded in Central Darfur
[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti -The number of patients suffering from acute watery diarrhoea -suspected to be cholera-continues to decline in Central Darfur's Nierteti locality. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 2, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

NHS no to dandruff and diarrhoea treatment
Crackdown on 35 "minor" treatments in cost cutting drive by NHS bosses - but patient group concerned about poorest. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - March 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mozambique:Deaths From Diarrhoea and Malaria Decline
[AIM] Maputo -The number of deaths in Mozambique from killer diseases such as diarrhoea and malaria has declined significantly over the past year, Health Minister Nazira Abula told the country's parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, on Wednesday, thus contradicting opposition claims that the health service is falling to pieces. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 29, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Sudan:Fewer Cases of Suspected Cholera in Central Darfur
[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti -The isolation centres in Nierteti locality in Central Darfur have all reported fewer cases of 'acute watery diarrhoea' suspected to be cholera, confirming a downward trend observed last week. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 21, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Sudan:12 New Cases of Suspected Cholera Reach Central Darfur Centres
[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti -After a few days of showing a downward trend, 12 new cases of 'acute watery diarrhoea', suspected to be cholera, have been reported in Central Darfur. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 16, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Sudan:Central Darfur - One Death From Suspected Cholera in Nierteti
[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti -One person has died at Turr area near Nierteti of 'acute watery diarrhoea' suspected to be cholera, however the number of new infections reported is beginning to ease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 14, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

What type of IBS do you have? Different symptoms require specific diet and treatment
IBS SYMPTOMS include stomach pain, diarrhoea, constipation and bloating, but depending on what subtype of the condition you fall into to, different diet and treatment may be required. So what type of IBS do you have? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sudan:Two More Die of Suspected Cholera in Central Darfur
[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti -Two people died of 'watery diarrhoea' and five new infection cases were recorded in Central Darfur's Nierteti locality on Friday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 11, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

IBS bloating symptoms: 83p a day supplements CURED woman’s 10-year chronic diarrhoea
IBS symptoms include bloating, constipation and stomach cramps. This patient cured her chronic diarrhoea from irritable bowel syndrome by taking these cheap probiotic supplements everyday. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Delhi Belly down to having this protein in your saliva
Scientists may have found a way to boost your resistance to 'Delhi belly', or traveller's diarrhoea, after discovering a protein in saliva that can blocks the E. coli bacteria from settling in the gut (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sudan:Suspected Cholera Still Haunts Central Darfur
[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti -Acute watery diarrhoea suspected to be cholera is still prevalent in the villages of Nierteti and the western areas of Jebel Marra in Central Darfur. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 8, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe:Diarrhoea Outbreak Hits High School
[New Zimbabwe] Hundreds of pupils at St Anthony's Musiso High School in Zaka district of Masvingo Province have been admitted at the mission hospital after a severe diarrhea outbreak hit the institution. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 6, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Sudan:Suspected Cholera in Central Darfur - One More Dead, 41 New Cases
[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti -One person died of watery diarrhoea, suspected to be cholera, in Central Darfur. The four isolation units in Nierteti locality admitted 41 new patients on Saturday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 5, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Sudan:Central Darfur - Nierteti Records 13 New Suspected Cholera Cases
[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti -The medical isolation centres in Nierteti in Central Darfur received 13 new cases of 'acute watery diarrhoea', suspected to be cholera, on Friday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 5, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Sudan:'Significant Decrease' in Cholera Cases in Central Darfur
[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti -Central Darfur medics and volunteers are cautiously optimistic as fewer cases of diarrhoea, suspected to be cholera, were reported in the state over the last 24 hours. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 2, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Sudan:Two Suspected Cholera Deaths in Darfur's Jebel Marra
[Radio Dabanga] Korifal / Nierteti -Two people died of diarrhoea, suspected to be cholera, at the medical isolation ward of Korifal village in southwest Jebel Marra on Tuesday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 1, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Sudan:Eleven New Suspected Cholera Cases in Central Darfur
[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti -Isolation centres treating people against 'acute watery diarrhoea', suspected to be cholera, east of Nierteti in Central Darfur received eleven new cases on Monday. The area witnessed at least sixteen deaths in February so far. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 28, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Monsoon Season Threatens More Misery for Rohingyas
Labourers urgently construct new roads ahead of the monsoon season in Bangladesh’s Kutupalong Rohingya camp. Credit: Naimul Haq/IPSBy Naimul HaqDHAKA, Feb 28 2018 (IPS)More than half a million Rohingya refugees crammed into over 30 makeshift camps in Cox’s Bazar in southeast Bangladesh face a critical situation as the cyclone and monsoon season begins in a few weeks’ time.The United Nations and international and local NGOs, along with the Bangladeshi government, have issued emergency calls to safeguard the population, especially those who are most vulnerable.Already burdened with the world’s largest...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - February 28, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Naimul Haq Tags: Aid Asia-Pacific Climate Change Development & Aid Environment Featured Gender Violence Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Migration & Refugees Population Poverty & SDGs Projects Water & Sanitation Bangla Source Type: news

Swimming in British seas raises people ’s risk of illnesses
Researchers from the University of Exeter found bathing or taking part in water sports raises swimmers ’ risk of developing earache by 77 per cent, and diarrhoea or nausea by 29 per cent. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sudan:Three Die of 'Watery Diarrhoea', 30+ New Cases in Central Darfur
[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti -Two people died of 'watery diarrhoea', suspected to be cholera, in Central Darfur's Jebel Marra over the weekend. 29 new cases were recorded. The isolation ward at Nierteti Hospital reported one death and five new patients. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 27, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Sudan:Steady Rise in Central Darfur 'Watery Diarrhoea' Outbreak
[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti -Medical facilities in Nierteti locality in Central Darfur have continued to receive dozens of cases of acute watery diarrhoea suspected to be cholera. On Wednesday the isolation centres of Nierteti, Kuweila, and Mara received 17 new cases, bringing the total number of recorded cases to 137. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 23, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Winter vomiting bug cases are 56% higher than 6last year
In the past week, 5,886 beds across NHS hospitals have been occupied by people suffering from norovirus or vomiting and diarrhoea, making an average daily occupancy rate of 841. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sudan:New 'Watery Diarrhoea' Cases in Central Darfur's Isolation Wards
[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti -The isolation ward in Nierteti Hospital has received four new cases of 'acute watery diarrhoea' infection, in addition to dozens of new cases in small villages, on Monday and Tuesday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 22, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Sudan:200+ People Infected With 'Watery Diarrhoea' in Central Darfur's Nierteti
[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti -The number of 'acute watery diarrhoea' cases, suspected to be cholera, is rapidly increasing in Central Darfur. At least 200 people are reportedly infected in the eatsern part of the locality. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 20, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Sudan:No Improvement in 'Watery Diarrhoea' Numbers in Central Darfur
[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti / Khartoum -An activist reported that the situation of 'acute watery diarrhoea' in the area of Nierteti, Central Darfur, has not improved. Eleven people died in a week's time. Pharmacies in Khartoum remain low on medicines, including psychiatric and kidney medicines. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 17, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Sudan:Death Toll Mounts in Central Darfur 'Watery Diarrhoea' Outbreak
[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti -In Nierteti in Central Darfur, the death toll from 'acute watery diarrhoea' - suspected of being cholera - has amounted to nine, while the infection cases have risen to more than 100. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 16, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Winter vomiting bug continues to wreak havoc on NHS
NHS England statistics show 5,718 beds were closed because of norovirus or diarrhoea and vomiting in hospitals across the country last week - an average of 817 each day. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sudan:Five People Die of 'Watery Diarrhoea' Spreading in Central Darfur
[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti -Five people reportedly died of what is suspected to be cholera in Nierteti in Central Darfur on Monday. A team of doctors has not yet been able to reach the affected villages. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 13, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Sudan:Two Die of 'Watery Diarrhoea' in Central Darfur's Nierteti
[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti -Two people died from watery diarrhoea, suspected to be cholera, in Nierteti in Central Darfur last week. About 45 new cases were recorded in the locality. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 13, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Norovirus outbreak worsens though athletes unaffected
PYEONGCHANG (Reuters) - The number of people struck down by a virus causing vomiting and diarrhoea at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics has more than doubled to 86, though athletes remain unaffected, the Korean Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) said. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news