Diarrhea

Diarrhea is loose, watery stools. A person with diarrhea typically passes stool more than three times a day. People with diarrhea may pass more than a quart of stool a day.
What is Diarrhea?

The term diarrhea (also spelled diarrhoea) refers to passage of loose, watery stools. The usual frequency of passing loose stools or watery stools in cases of diarrhea is at least three or more times a day.

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Experimental vaccine against Marburg virus shows promise in first-in-human clinical trial

Experimental vaccine against Marburg virus shows promise in first-in-human clinical trial

Patients with myelofibrosis show improvement in disease-related symptoms when treated with momelotinib

Patients with myelofibrosis show improvement in disease-related symptoms when treated with momelotinib

Exploring an artificial neural network-based approach for detecting potentially infectious coronaviruses

Exploring an artificial neural network-based approach for detecting potentially infectious coronaviruses

Genetic disorder that causes immunodeficiency and susceptibility to opportunistic infections discovered

Genetic disorder that causes immunodeficiency and susceptibility to opportunistic infections discovered

Four-drug chemotherapy regimen provides longer overall survival for metastatic pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma

Four-drug chemotherapy regimen provides longer overall survival for metastatic pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma

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

The efficacy of low-dose fluvoxamine compared with placebo for treating mild to moderate COVID-19 in the US

The efficacy of low-dose fluvoxamine compared with placebo for treating mild to moderate COVID-19 in the US

What older Americans need to know about taking Paxlovid

What older Americans need to know about taking Paxlovid

Could drinking tea help manage COVID-19?

Could drinking tea help manage COVID-19?

Vaccinating against toxin produced by E. coli may protect against malnutrition and stunting

Vaccinating against toxin produced by E. coli may protect against malnutrition and stunting

Acupuncture could be a safe and feasible management option for IBS-D

Acupuncture could be a safe and feasible management option for IBS-D

Study demonstrates safety and efficacy of a three-dose whole-parasite vaccine against malaria

Study demonstrates safety and efficacy of a three-dose whole-parasite vaccine against malaria

Researchers discover new role of small RNAs in Salmonella infections

Researchers discover new role of small RNAs in Salmonella infections

Effects of hybrid immunity on humoral immune response following COVID mRNA vaccination in a cohort of essential and frontline workers

Effects of hybrid immunity on humoral immune response following COVID mRNA vaccination in a cohort of essential and frontline workers

NCI-led clinical trial results in the first approval of a treatment for advanced alveolar soft part sarcoma

NCI-led clinical trial results in the first approval of a treatment for advanced alveolar soft part sarcoma

Sotorasib achieves meaningful anticancer activity in patients with KRAS G12C-mutated metastatic pancreatic cancer

Sotorasib achieves meaningful anticancer activity in patients with KRAS G12C-mutated metastatic pancreatic cancer

Research reveals how microorganisms found in the gut can worsen C. difficile infections

Research reveals how microorganisms found in the gut can worsen C. difficile infections

Can ivermectin improve the duration of sustained recovery among COVID-19 outpatients?

Can ivermectin improve the duration of sustained recovery among COVID-19 outpatients?

What is the role of the pediatric gut microbiome in COVID-19?

What is the role of the pediatric gut microbiome in COVID-19?

Researchers identify molecular determinants of post-infection long-COVID

Researchers identify molecular determinants of post-infection long-COVID