Body Aches Or Pains And Nausea Or Vomiting

Reviewed on 6/15/2020

These symptoms and signs often go together when we are sick, particularly with fever. Many viruses can attack our gastrointestinal system, leading to nausea, vomiting, or diarrhea. Food poisoning is another common cause of these symptoms and signs. The good news is viral gastrointestinal infections and food poisoning generally resolve on their own within 1-3 days. If you have these symptoms longer than that, or if you are unable to hold down any liquid at all, you should see a doctor.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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