Nausea is an uneasy feeling of the stomach that usually comes before vomiting. Vomiting is the forcible voluntary or involuntary emptying of the stomach that comes out through the mouth. Common causes of Nausea are motion sickness, indigestion, high fever or coughing. Nausea is actually not a disease by itself, but indicates other underlying causes. Symptoms are:
• Inability to eat because of uneasy feeling
• Bloated feeling
• Burping often
• Abdominal cramps
HOW IS NAUSEA DIAGNOSED?
Nausea is easily diagnosed as per the symptoms though a general physician may conduct blood tests, scans, etc. to check the underlying cause.
HOW IS NAUSEA TREATED?
Nausea treatment usually include medicines like avomine, which are known to curb the feeling of throwing up. However, home remedies are very effective here, especially chewing on some cardamom, eating lighter foods, drinking some warm lime and honey water, etc. Physical exercises are also beneficial in reducing the symptoms.
DID YOU KNOW?
Most nausea and vomiting clears up on its own, without any permanent damage