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    Successful results in developing oral vaccine against diarrhea

    The University of Gothenburg Vaccine Research Institute (GUVAX) announces successful results in a placebo controlled phase I study of an oral, inactivated*Escherichia coli*diarrhea vaccine. Enterotoxigenic*Escherichia coli*(ETEC) bacteria are the primary cause of diarrhea in children living in...
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    Determining Prevalence Of Clostridium Difficile Infection Among Hospitalized Diarrhea

    The largest scale study in Europe of the prevalence of a potentially fatal disease known as Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI) has just begun. The European, multi-centre, prospective bi-annual point prevalence study of Clostridium difficile Infection in hospitalized patients with Diarrhea...
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    Parasitic Worms Treat Colitis Diarrhea In Monkeys

    US researchers have successfully treated monkeys with chronic diarrhea using parasitic worms that seem to work by restoring balance in gut bacteria. Their findings strengthen the case for developing and testing probiotic worm therapy for people with inflammatory bowel diseases like colitis...
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    Long lasting diarrhea that's gradually getting worse?

    Hello, about a month ago I developed some mild diarrhea right after some meals. I chalked it up to eating too greasy/bad foods, a problem I've had off and on ever since I got my gallbladder taken out years ago. However it's persisted and gradually increased in frequency and severity. The last 3...
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    Avidocin™ Proteins Prevent And Treat E. Coli O157 Diarrhea In Animal Study

    A novel antibacterial protein targeted against E. coli O157:H7 may offer a way to prevent or treat serious food-borne bacterial infections, as demonstrated in a study published in the December issue of Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. Results in an animal model of E. coli infection showed...
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    Antibiotic-Associated Diarrhea Responds To Probiotics

    'Good bugs' look promising as anti-inflammatory agent for patients with ulcerative colitis, psoriasis, chronic fatigue syndrome In four different studies presented at the American College of Gastroenterology's (ACG) 76th Annual Scientific meeting in Washington, DC, researchers explored the...
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    Thin stools and occasional diarrhea?

    I am 19 years old. Will be 20 in January. I know it is rare at my age, especially with no family history, but i have been concerned about rectal cancer. A few months ago, i woke up one morning to diarrhea. It had a small red slimy, or mucousy looking blood blob in it. Did not mix in with the...
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    Record Number Of Children To Be Vaccinated Against Diarrhea And Pneumonia

    Sixteen more developing nations will receive funding to protect their children from rotavirus and pneumococcal infections, major causes of childhood deaths globally from severe diarrhea and pneumonia, the GAVI Alliance announced today. Pneumonia and diarrhea are the two leading causes of...
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    My horse has diarrhea?

    Okay. my horse blue is in stall rest for two weeks, isn't getting grain (the vet said not to give her any) and she has diarrhea. its like she is peeing. she is just getting hay...but it might be from her heat cycle? it usually isn't this bad when she is in heat.
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    damn it i have diarrhea what do i do?

    do i still digest food properly or does it go down the toilet the whole day my bodies been making wierd noises and i have been pooping all freaken day so i was wondering if i digest any food at all if i dont so i just stop eating because its not worth it the reason im eating is because my bodies...
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    How long does the diarrhea after i eat Taco Bell last?

    I've had it for about 5 hours now. I haven't even slept now.
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    How long does diarrhea last after weaning a puppy?

    I recently bought a great dane puppy. He is 6 weeks old, and we are feeding him a natural puppy food.(the same one the breeders started him on) But he has diarrhea and I was wondering if anyone knew how long it would last or if this is normal. He eats well, drinks plenty, and plays just fine.
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    why does smoking cigarettes help stop my chronic diarrhea?

    i know cigarettes can act as a laxative so why do they have the opposite effect on me?
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    Loestrin birth control and diarrhea, need help please?

    Its been 1 week that I've started using Loestrin 24 BC. i take them every morning and I've been having diarrhea.. Are the pills still in my system? Am i still protected?
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    Loestrin birth control and diarrhea, need help please?

    Its been 1 week that I've started using Loestrin 24 BC. i take them every morning and I've been having diarrhea.. Are the pills still in my system? Am i still protected?
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    My cat is can't seem to eat enough and has diarrhea (for 1 week)?

    I've already taken him to the vet they did a stool sample test and it was clean he doesn't have worms and we've put him on a high fiber diet and hes on 2 diff antibiotics just in case he had some type of bacteria. But he still has diarrhea...does any one know anything else that will help him...
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    If i have diarrhea will I not receive nutrition from the food i ate?

    I started to work out 2 hours and thirty minutes ago. My workout ended an hour and 10 minutes ago. Right after i drank a power shake. About 2 minutes ago i had diarrhea (power shake must have been the cause. it was milk instead of water and its hard for me to take that much milk in such a short...
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    my gold fish and carp is suffering from diarrhea ! help!?

    they poo is like small tiny tiny pieces . is that normal do i t need to worry about it ! if not what should i give them
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    Is diarrhea supposed to smell like tar?

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    Is it normal for a mother cat to experience diarrhea a lot?

    I took one of her babies to the vet this morning and he gave us all kinds of medications, including 2 for diarrhea.. We gave the recommended dosage for the mama to her, and now, 2 1/2 hours later she still has diarrhea - like every 5 minutes or so.. The vet is closed today - he made a special...