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Gastroenteritis

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - Dr. Lauren Goode is treating gastroenteritis at Primary Health Group - Forest.

The symptoms include diarrhea, abdominal cramping, fatigue, and nausea.

Treat the problem with lots of fluids and rest.   Over the counter pain relievers like Tylenol and ibuprofen can help to relieve abdominal cramping.

Avoid the sickness all together by washing your hands with soap and warm water frequently, especially before eating.

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