The main focus in treating food poisoning at home is to prevent dehydration and keep nausea and vomiting under control, says WebMD. In the event symptoms are severe and persistent, patients are advised to seek medical at... More »

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Symptoms of food poisoning include nausea, vomiting, fever, runny diarrhea, abdominal cramping and pain, according to Mayo Clinic. The illness is especially risky for elderly people, pregnant women, children, and individ... More »

According to WebMD, symptoms of food poisoning can last between one day to several months, depending on the cause. Symptoms can start within 1 hour to up to 10 days after ingestion of the causative agent. Typical symptom... More »

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Symptoms of food poisoning include nausea, vomiting, fever, runny diarrhea, abdominal cramping and pain, according to Mayo Clinic. The illness is especially risky for elderly people, pregnant women, children, and individ... More »

Letting the stomach and intestines settle, preventing dehydration, easing back into a normal diet and getting plenty of rest are the mainstays of home treatment for food poisoning, according to Mayo Clinic. Avoiding dair... More »

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Symptoms of food poisoning can occur anywhere from 1 hour to 10 days after eating tainted food, according to WebMD. The amount of time it takes to set in depends on what type of infection the food caused, and symptoms va... More »

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Medicinal uses for ginger include treatment for nausea and vomiting after surgery, motion sickness, upset stomach and diarrhea, according to WebMD. Individuals also use ginger to treat colic, arthritis, respiratory tract... More »

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