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Gastroenteritis (also known as gastro, gastric flu, and stomach flu) refers to inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract, involving both the stomach and the small intestine and resulting in acute diarrhea. The inflammation is caused most often by infection with certain viruses, less often by bacteria or their toxins, parasites, or adverse reaction to something in the diet or medication.

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SARS-CoV-2 infections on French mink farms after one year of COVID-19

SARS-CoV-2 infections on French mink farms after one year of COVID-19

Gut bacterial community found to be less diverse in people with irritable bowel syndrome

Gut bacterial community found to be less diverse in people with irritable bowel syndrome

Listen: Who investigates suspicious deaths in your community — and why it matters

Listen: Who investigates suspicious deaths in your community — and why it matters

The official who investigates suspicious deaths in your town may be a doctor — or not

The official who investigates suspicious deaths in your town may be a doctor — or not

The antimicrobial activity of tee tree oil nanoliposomes against Escherichia coli

The antimicrobial activity of tee tree oil nanoliposomes against Escherichia coli

What are the eye complications associated with monkeypox infection?

What are the eye complications associated with monkeypox infection?

Novel delivery system selectively delivers antibiotics to specific targets

Novel delivery system selectively delivers antibiotics to specific targets

Did COVID-19 mitigation measures in the United Kingdom impact the transmission of other infectious diseases?

Did COVID-19 mitigation measures in the United Kingdom impact the transmission of other infectious diseases?

Sewage monitoring method detects hepatitis virus in wastewater samples

Sewage monitoring method detects hepatitis virus in wastewater samples

BU investigator wins highly competitive awards to study the role of proteases in regulation of cellular defenses

BU investigator wins highly competitive awards to study the role of proteases in regulation of cellular defenses

Experts question the role of white mulberry in the death of Congressman’s wife

Experts question the role of white mulberry in the death of Congressman’s wife

Total formulation impacts a surface sanitizer's efficacy against norovirus, finds study

Total formulation impacts a surface sanitizer's efficacy against norovirus, finds study

Congressman’s wife died after taking herbal remedy marketed for diabetes and weight loss

Congressman’s wife died after taking herbal remedy marketed for diabetes and weight loss

What is the prevalence of COVID-associated neurologic complications in hospitalized US children?

What is the prevalence of COVID-associated neurologic complications in hospitalized US children?

Study reveals how barrier cells that line the intestines send messages to patrolling T cells

Study reveals how barrier cells that line the intestines send messages to patrolling T cells

SARS-CoV-2 surrogates can survive on refrigerated or frozen meat products for up to 30 days, study finds

SARS-CoV-2 surrogates can survive on refrigerated or frozen meat products for up to 30 days, study finds

Acute illness increases cortisol levels in children and adolescents

Acute illness increases cortisol levels in children and adolescents

Clinical risk and protective factors for the presence and persistence of abdominal pain-related disorders of gut-brain interaction

Clinical risk and protective factors for the presence and persistence of abdominal pain-related disorders of gut-brain interaction

Artificial intelligence-based computational program predicts the 3D structure of rotavirus spike protein

Artificial intelligence-based computational program predicts the 3D structure of rotavirus spike protein

Exploring the impact of bacterial infection and gut microbiome on colorectal cancer development

Exploring the impact of bacterial infection and gut microbiome on colorectal cancer development