Soon, nasal spray for 'better' migraine pain relief

A new research has revealed that scientists are developing a novel prochlorperazine nasal spray formulation for better migraine pain relief.

Virus scare grounds flight in New Zealand

An Air New Zealand flight was grounded Wednesday after it emerged that a group of passengers had been exposed to the Norovirus, which could cause vomiting, diarrhoea, and abdominal pain, a media report said.

Chinese herbal drug sends Australian woman to hospital

A Chinese herbal medicine meant for back pain triggered life-threatening heart condition for an Australian woman, physicians reported.

Noroviruses leading cause of diarrhoea and vomiting: Lancet

New estimates have suggested that noroviruses cause around a fifth of all cases of acute gastroenteritis (diarrhoea and vomiting) across all age groups.

Bacteria can linger on planes for a week: Study

Dangerous bacteria -- the kind that cause vomiting and potent infections -- may be able to survive on airplane surfaces for up to a week, researchers said Tuesday.

Simple food allergy in kids may lead to severe one

Children who outgrow one type of food allergy may develop a more severe and persistent type of allergy to the same food, experts say.

Cruise ship docks in NJ after illness fells more than 600 peopl

Cheers erupted on board a Royal Caribbean cruise ship as it arrived back in home port on Wednesday, its voyage cut short by an outbreak of vomiting and diarrhea that felled more than 600 people.

More than 300 fall ill on Royal Caribbean ship; cruise cut short

More than 300 passengers and crew members fell ill aboard a Royal Caribbean cruise ship, many with vomiting and diarrhea, the Centers for Disease Control said on Sunday.

71 killed in Nigeria cholera outbreak

At least 71 people have died of cholera in Nigeria`s Kano state, an official said.

Accidental ingestion of acids common among children: Doctors

Accidental ingestion of acids and corrosive substances are common occurrences in homes, with children between the ages of one and three being the most vulnerable, according to city doctors.

Battle `Delhi Belly` by this new pill!

Scientists have developed a pill to prevent Delhi belly - a condition that causes cramps, vomiting and diarrhoea due to intake of contaminated food and water - in those travelling to India and other tropical countries.

Know whether it is safe to exercise when you’re sick

Whether a person should exercise or not while sick can be disease specific, an expert says.

Fast test for severe form of food poisoning

People with ciguatera have symptoms that often include vomiting, diarrhoea, numbness or tingling.

Vomiting

Vomiting: ½ gram of ground cardamom, mix with 1 tsp. honey and have it slowly. And / Or drink Club Soda with some salt and black pepper powder added.