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Don't Panic, These are 4 Ways to Overcome Food Poisoning in Children

Naturally, food poisoning in children makes parents worried. But, don't panic. The following ways can help overcome food poisoning in children quickly you know. Food poisoning can happen to anyone, including children. Food poisoning in children is more often experienced by children under the age of five (toddlers). This is because the digestive and immune systems of toddlers are not yet functioning optimally. Causes of poisoning in children Food poisoning is usually caused by germs that enter the child's body through the food or drinks they consume. Bacteria that are often the cause of food poisoning in children are E. Coli, Salmonella, and Listeria. Some foods and drinks that are at high risk of causing food poisoning are fresh unpasteurized milk, raw meat, and vegetables or fruits that are not washed thoroughly before consumption. The Right Way to Overcome Poisoning in Children Food poisoning is usually characterized by symptoms of nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, …
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