food poisoning

Food poisoning is not something anyone wants to think of when they are out to eat at a nice restaurant or when they are enjoying a nice home cooked meal, however food poisoning can occur whenever food is present! If you have believed you have contact food poisoning Doctors Express Hamilton is here to help you feel better!

Symptoms

Unfourtunalty Food poisoning symptoms are hard to overlook because they will cause you to feel very ill. Some symptoms you may experience are the following:

  • Stomach cramps
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Weakness
  • Loss of Appetite

If you are experiencing diarrhea & vomiting make sure to stay hydrated to the best of your ability. Nausea & Vomiting will induce dehydration which can lead to more serious medical issues on top of the food poisoning you already have.

We can test you for food posing with a simple stool test. The results are accurate & fast.

How to stay away from food poisoning

Food poisoning comes from a bacteria that grows on raw food in a semi-warm environment. The bacteria typically happens on a warm surface & can be transferred with touch. So if you think you have eaten something wrong don’t force yourself to eat any more of it.

How do we treat?

Food poisoning can be treated with a pure sports drink & some nutrients. Electrolytes are crucial to getting back into your body of you have been vomiting. We will monitor you & make sure you are okay to go home! If you have any more questions or concerns, please feel free to CALL US: 609-890-4100