Health Conditions: Gastroenteritis

Irritation and inflammation of the stomach and intestines due to infection is called gastroenteritis. This condition is also known as stomach flu.It is caused whenbacteria, parasites or viruses enter in the body through contaminated foods and water.
This conditionnormally lasts for about 5-6 days and often results in abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, dehydration and sometimes fever.