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stomachache

pain in the stomach or abdominal region, as from acute indigestion
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Mixing too many different foods, however, can lead to stomach upset. Trying everything -- even if it's just a bite or two -- can rack up the calories, fat and sugar.
Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has cautioned Qatar residents against over indulging in food and drinks during Eid Al Fitr festivities in order to prevent stomach upsets and intestinal disorders.
Mind the Tobacco: Dogs that ingest cigarette butts, ash and other forms of tobacco can experience nicotine poisoning--at best resulting in stomach upset and at worst seizure and death.
You can buy an odorless, enteric-coated garlic supplement that is designed to reduce the risk of "garlic breath" and minimize stomach upset, but some people may be too sensitive to garlic to take it even in supplement form.
Side effects (mild headache or stomach upset) are rare.
Helen Moss, director of nursing, said: "We would urge anyone who has a stomach upset or a cold, cough or any condition that may be infectious not to visit our hospitals."
A ONE of the most common causes of stomach upset in young people is an intolerance to lactose.
COX-2 inhibiting pain-relievers like celecoxib (Celebrex) were designed to work while minimizing stomach upset. However, a combination of medicines targeting the separate problems may be more effective than COX-2 inhibitors alone, according to a recent study led by UCLA's Brennan M.R.
Fungi to look out for include the colourful "sickener", which causes a nasty stomach upset if eaten and puff balls, once used by country folk to sedate bees before gathering honey.
Giving iron supplements to anemic children when they have a cold or other upper respiratory tract infection (URTI) significantly improved their iron status without increasing stomach upset or other side effects, says a Penn State nutritionist.
With onboard odds like that, perhaps you shouldn't be so fast to blame Great-Aunt Elsa's cooking for that wrenching stomach upset over the holidays.
But most "poisonous" mushrooms merely cause mild to severe stomach upset. So how many species are "better eyed than fried?" Again, out of ten thousand varieties on the continent, only 400 are even suspected of being poisonous.