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The Bookworm Sez: In nurse's world, no detail is unimportant

...being poked.Nobody woke up this morning and said, "Cut into me and make me hurt for a month." No one asks for misery, nausea, aching pain, bedpans, stitches, needles, or risk. But there it is: it happens. And if it does, after reading "The...
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Three-time cancer survivor Becky Zaverl tells her story

...ovaries. Zaverl then underwent a second grueling round of radiation to her abdomen, which caused constant and debilitating nausea. "Every smell made me nauseous. I'd barf in the car, in the hallway going home," Zaverl said. "I remember one of the...

...Campers should avoid setting up near rodent burrows, and hikers should wear long pants and use bug repellent to keep fleas away.Plague symptoms include fever, chills, nausea, weakness and swollen lymph nodes in the neck, armpit or groin.
Bottled Watr Recall

...E. coli was detected in the spring water delivered to its plants or the finished products. The bacteria causes cramping, nausea, diarrhea and vomiting. The stores are advising customers to not drink the water and to return it to the store for a full...

...describe the case in Thursday's New England Journal of Medicine.The unidentified man went to the hospital last May with nausea, weakness, fatigue and body aches. Doctors determined his kidneys were badly clogged and inflamed by the food chemical called...
Op-ed: What will they think of next?

...extent it can strengthen the marital bond it could be a good thing, some of the side effects notwithstanding. These include nausea, dizziness, fainting and sleepiness.FDA officials say they are concerned with how this pill interacts with other drugs a...

...tide.That hasn't happened. Nor has nausea, which is apparently the biggest side effect, because my doctor prescribed three nausea pills. I haven't even opened the bottles...session has left me feeling fine. The nausea could come next time, but I remain optimistic...
Community fecal transplants to treat Clostridium difficile, commonly referred to as C-diff, a bacterial infection that causes nausea, cramping and diarrhea. The germ afflicts a half-million Americans annually and kills about 15,000 of them.But fecal...

...such as children, the frail and the elderly. Healthy people may suffer flu-like symptoms, such as high fever, headache, nausea and diarrhea. It can cause miscarriage and stillbirth for pregnant women, the company warned.After discovering the contamination...

...patients they tended to.We sat in comfortable chairs and received bag after bag of medicine, interspersed with mixers of anti-nausea medication and saline. We had pillows and blankets and access to coffee and snacks.Visitors would bring in cupcakes for everyone...


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