DIARRHOEA is when food passes through the intestines too quickly for proper absorption, resulting in poo that is watery and difficult to control. The most common cause is a bug or food poisoning. If this is the case, it is best for a child not to eat during the early stages but to sip on fluids and drink Dioralyte rehydration salts which replace lost fluids and prevent dehydration.
Diarrhoea which persists can be the sign of an irritation or inflammation. Because there will