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Paramus Food Poisoning at AFC Urgent Care
The Holidays are here &; that means a lot of you will be going to a lot of holiday parties, The best part about holiday parties is the food! However, sometimes food is not prepared correctly or gets infected. When this happens you can fall ill & get food poisoning.
Food poisoning symptoms are very noticeable & unfortunately, cause a lot of pain & discomfort some of these symptoms are:
Loss of Appetite
How can we test?
Food poising can usually be tested with a simple stool test. A Stool test is one of the most effective ways to check for food posing.
How to avoid the food symptoms
If you see food that looks like it not fully cooked then you should reframe from eating it. Undercooked food can carry some bacteria that contains food poisoning. If you see food being prepared on an unsanitary surface this can also lead to food poisoning.
How to treat it
Food poisoning can be treated with a simple sports drink & some nutrients. Electrolytes are crucial to getting back into your body if you have been vomiting. If you have any more questions or concerns please contact us here at (201) 262-2010
Urgent care is for medical conditions that require prompt attention but do not pose an immediate threat to your health or life. Here is a simple rule of thumb: if your medical issues(s) are life threatening, call 911, or go directly to a hospital emergency room. If not, an urgent care center such as AFC is an excellent alternative.