stomach upset


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Related to stomach upset: Stomach ulcer
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Noun1.stomach upset - a disorder of digestive function characterized by discomfort or heartburn or nauseastomach upset - a disorder of digestive function characterized by discomfort or heartburn or nausea
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
bellyache, gastralgia, stomach ache, stomachache - an ache localized in the stomach or abdominal region
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Mind the Tobacco: Dogs that ingest cigarette butts, ash and other forms of tobacco can experience nicotine poisoning--at best resulting in stomach upset and at worst seizure and death.
Novel compounds from the HealthyRoast 100% natural process reduce proton secretory activity that can contribute to stomach upset.
Believing the puppy was suffering from a stomach upset, Helen rushed him to the Broad Lane Veterinary Surgery the following Monday for treatment.
Helen Moss, director of nursing, said: "We would urge anyone who has a stomach upset or a cold, cough or any condition that may be infectious not to visit our hospitals.
A ONE of the most common causes of stomach upset in young people is an intolerance to lactose.
Fungi to look out for include the colourful "sickener", which causes a nasty stomach upset if eaten and puff balls, once used by country folk to sedate bees before gathering honey.
With onboard odds like that, perhaps you shouldn't be so fast to blame Great-Aunt Elsa's cooking for that wrenching stomach upset over the holidays.
But most "poisonous" mushrooms merely cause mild to severe stomach upset.
Faulkner deputised on Wensleydale Lad for Robert Winston, who was absent with a stomach upset and was one of several jockeys who were in possession of a sick note.
Fat: Foods with high fat content, such as gravies and poultry skin, can cause severe stomach upset.
But the Shrews failed to build on their early boost and when Rodgers failed to reappear after the break - victim of a stomach upset - their fortunes went downhill rapidly.
Pre-exercise meals high in fat (like a lot of options at school and fast food restaurants) can cause stomach upset, gas and bloating.