Diarrhea

Protein wafers help nursing home residents gain weight, fight pressure ulcers and diarrhea

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Easy-to-chew protein wafers can help nursing home residents gain weight and reduce the incidence of pressure ulcers and diarrhea, according to findings recently published in Age and Ageing.

C. diff therapy put in doubt

C. diff therapy put in doubt

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Probiotics are not effective in preventing diarrhea associated with Clostridium difficile, according to a large study that calls into question previous findings.

Florax DS probiotic line launched

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Hebron USA recently introduced the Florax DS product line. The line features the Ready-to-Drink Probiotic for digestive and immune support, and an all-natural probiotic Diarrhea Relief that provides relief of occasional diarrhea, cramping, gas, and bloating.

Breaches of basic infection control practices — why?

Breaches of basic infection control practices — why?

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Basic infection prevention and control isn't rocket science. It is essentially following some general guidelines. Some of them pretty simplistic. Not too hard right? You would think, but ...

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