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Gastroenteritis

Gastroenteritis is an infection that can cause vomiting, diarrhoea, nausea, stomach pains, fever, headaches and loss of appetite. Learn more here.

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Rotavirus

Rotavirus is a viral illness that causes diarrhoea and gastroenteritis. Learn more about its causes, symptoms, prevention and treatment options available.

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Campylobacter infection

Campylobacter infection (campylobacteriosis) causes gastroenteritis, but most people recover in 1 to 2 weeks with rest and fluids. Learn about the causes here.

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Norovirus infection

Norovirus is one of several viruses that cause gastroenteritis. It’s spread easily, but good hygiene practices can help protect both you and others. Learn more.

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What causes vomiting?

Information on possible causes of vomiting and links to trusted resources.

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Infections of the bowel

An infection of the bowel can affect anyone at any time. Learn about the symptoms of a bowel infection and how you can treat it and prevent it.

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Vomiting

Trusted information on vomiting including what it is, causes (such as gastroenteritis and norovirus), treatments and when to see a doctor.

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Gastrointestinal illnesses

Trusted information about gastrointestinal illnesses, such as diarrhoea, vomiting, gastroenteritis, constipation, IBS, coeliac disease and more. Learn about their causes, symptoms and treatments.

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Abdominal pain

Trusted information about abdominal pain, including what it is, causes, symptoms, treatments and self-care advice, as well as when to seek medical help.

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Shigella (bowel infection)

Shigella infection is an infection of the gut that usually causes diarrhoea. You can become infected through contaminated food or water. Many infections in Australia are linked to overseas travel. Find out about symptoms, diagnosis and treatment by reading our page on shigella.

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Diarrhoea

Diarrhoea (or diarrhea) may last for only a few days, or may be a sign of something else. Find out here about causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatments.

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