Understanding Gastroenteritis (Stomach Flu), Vomiting, and Diarrhea in Children

Stomach flu is a general phrase describing vomiting and/or diarrhea. It is a catchy term that has stuck over the years. The more correct medical name is gastroenteritis. The phrase “stomach flu” is a misnomer because this illness is not caused by or in any way related to the infection influenza. Most types of stomach Read more