Food Poisoning


Food poisoning is an illness that occurs due to eating contaminated food. Food poisoning normally happens through eating raw or improperly cooked food and from food that has been prepared through irresponsible meal-prep practices. Food can be contaminated with different microbes, including bacteria, fungi, and viruses that get in contact with food during improper handling and cooking. The gut health becomes compromised due to the infection which needs appropriate medical assistance.


Also known as foodborne illness, the condition can cause adverse effects in the individual who gets in contact with unsafe food. Let’s see how this disease can be managed with Medvisit, your ultimate telemedicine healthcare service provider.


Symptoms of Food Poisoning

The appearance of symptoms varies in terms of timing, number of symptoms, and their intensity. Some important symptoms of food poisoning include:


1. Frequent, watery or bloody stool
2. Abdominal pain
3. Abdominal cramps
4. Fever
5. Nausea


How Can We Help You?

Food poisoning is one of the most common illnesses that can occur in people of all ages and ethnic groups regardless of geographical and socioeconomic differences. It can occur at any time and through consuming any food that is not prepared or handled well. Its symptoms as discussed vary in terms of different factors, but the treatment for all symptoms point towards one thing: the eradication of the infection causing agent.


It is important to take medical assistance in this matter as the gut infection is a sensitive issue and needs to be addressed in time to avoid any significant damage to the GI tract, such as ulcers and internal bleeding.


Medvisit is a healthcare service provider that connects you to certified medical doctors over the phone for diagnosis and prescription of treatment. We also offer in-house diagnosis services (if available in your area) and have English speaking doctors to make sure you have the right prescription and medical protocol available in time.


Book A Telemedicine Session With Medvisit

With just a phone call, you will have experienced doctors to diagnose and prescribe treatment for your condition following accurate measures.


In addition, Medvisit also has an app using which our doctors can evaluate your condition on a video call session and decide if you need to get hospitable medical attention or treatment at home will suffice. With our telehealth services, you don’t have to worry about conditions such as food poisoning. Just make an appointment, and Medvisit expert medical care will help you relieve the symptoms from the comfort of your home.

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