Don’t Let the Stomach Bug Bite!

This summer the Cascade City-County Health Department’s ongoing surveillance with the local healthcare community shows more patients with gastrointestinal symptoms including nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.  These symptoms will usually begin suddenly and last about 1-2 days.  Although there has been a recent increase in…

Don’t Let the Stomach Bug Bite

Most every winter, the Cascade City-County Health Department’s ongoing surveillance with the local healthcare community shows more patients with gastrointestinal symptoms including nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. These symptoms will usually begin suddenly and last about 1-2 days. While this winter appears to be no…

Diarrhea: Rotavirus & Norovirus

Rotavirus is the most common cause of severe diarrhea among children, resulting in the hospitalization of approximately 55,000 children each year in the United States and the death of over 600,000 children annually worldwide. Protect yourself and your family from this virus. See our…