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Latest Cyclical vomiting syndrome Stories

2005-12-28 13:19:43

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Cyclical vomiting syndrome is well recognized in children, but now new research indicates that it can affect adults as well. With cyclical vomiting syndrome, patients experience nausea and vomiting lasting several hours or even days.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.