Frozen food one of major sources of gastroenteritis


ISLAMABAD: Frozen food is one of the major sources of gastroenteritis and other stomach related diseases, Prof Dr Tariq Siddique said on Saturday.

He said the citizens should use fresh food instead of frozen items which causes several diseases, Radio Pakistan reported. He also advised people to refrain from consuming loose food in bazaars and low quality drinks which caused spread of gastro among citizens, particularly in children.

Dr Tariq urged the patients of such diseases to use ORS in boiled or branded mineral water.