Can u get the stomach flu from the same virus twice in a row?

Variant. Viruses mutate and can cause repeated illnesses, but are you sure this is the stomach flu? If your GI symptoms keep recurring, you may need to have them checked by a doctor.

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How can I avoid the stomach flu or the stomach virus when my baby sister, younger brother, and older sister have it?

Hand washing . Contact with the virus is what can assist with acquiring it. If you keep things clean, where gloves when cleaning up after your sick siblings and washing your hands regularly esp. If it is after contact with your sibs clothing, bedding or oral care products should minimize your risk if you are caring for them. Limited exposure also should decrease risk. Read more...

What's the difference between the norwalk virus and the stomach flu?

Sometimes None. Norwalk virus causes symtoms that most would classify as "stomach flu". They can include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal pain, muscle aches, headache, tiredness and low-grade fever. Lasts 24- 48 hrs (longer in kids) usually resolving on its own. There are no known long- term effects after recovery from this infection. Importance is to stay well-hydrated and treat symptoms. Read more...

I was told the stomach flu (norwalk virus) is only killed by bleach. True?

That is not true. Stomalk flu virus is not killed by bleach . Treatment, like any other viral gastro-enteritis is best managed by hydration'. Read more...