Anyone get gastro bacterial infection at BM 2009?

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Anyone get gastro bacterial infection at BM 2009?

Post by LucyR » Tue Sep 22, 2009 5:01 pm

Our camp was clean, the food was well prepared and well cooked. I used the porta potties followed by the hand sanitizer. Currently I am still "sick" with some sort of food or waterborne bug. No fever, no nausea- just the runs since Sep 7. Anyone in the same boat? Waiting for lab results this week. Lucy
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Post by mdmf007 » Tue Sep 22, 2009 6:14 pm

That sucks -

Nope - I came away with four stitches from a rebar slice, but my guts are golden.

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Post by DoriumLux » Tue Sep 22, 2009 6:22 pm

Any chance you ran behind a water truck?

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Post by oneeyeddick » Tue Sep 22, 2009 6:28 pm

Using the watertruck for a rinse was my first thought too.
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Post by Ugly Dougly » Wed Sep 23, 2009 10:20 am

One should never, ever, interrupt one's desire to defecate. I have inquired at the Bronx and London Zoos as to the daily bowel evacuations of primates. It is not once, twice, or three times, sir, but four. At the end of an average day, their cages are filled with a veritable mountain of natural health.

My own stools, Sir, are gigantic and have no more odor than a hot biscuit.

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Post by theCryptofishist » Wed Sep 23, 2009 10:52 am

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Post by ygmir » Wed Sep 23, 2009 11:35 am

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Post by Ugly Dougly » Wed Sep 23, 2009 12:38 pm

"The Road to Wellville", 1994.

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Re: Anyone get gastro bacterial infection at BM 2009?

Post by AntiM » Wed Sep 23, 2009 1:02 pm

LucyR wrote:Our camp was clean, the food was well prepared and well cooked. I used the porta potties followed by the hand sanitizer. Currently I am still "sick" with some sort of food or waterborne bug. No fever, no nausea- just the runs since Sep 7. Anyone in the same boat? Waiting for lab results this week. Lucy
I had a day of grumbly guts, but I went to imodium and oatmeal and was alright. The sanitizer itself bothers my skin a great deal; but our camp is close so I usually did a water rinse for my hands.

MyLarry got a Bad Case of food poisoning one year; not from food or water, but from camp plates cleaned with clorox wipes and not rinsed. I distrust anti-bacterial products as your guts should have some bacteria!

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Post by Boijoy » Wed Sep 23, 2009 2:33 pm

I blame the PBR mostly. :?
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Post by ygmir » Wed Sep 23, 2009 2:34 pm

green black walnut hull and wormwood tincture is very good for that......
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Post by theCryptofishist » Thu Sep 24, 2009 9:15 am

Ugly Dougly wrote:"The Road to Wellville", 1994.
Thanks for the explination.
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Post by C.f.M. » Thu Sep 24, 2009 9:34 am

Not I. Gained a few pounds, but that was all that happened to my belly.

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Post by Sham » Thu Sep 24, 2009 10:30 am

Ugly Dougly wrote:One should never, ever, interrupt one's desire to defecate. I have inquired at the Bronx and London Zoos as to the daily bowel evacuations of primates. It is not once, twice, or three times, sir, but four. At the end of an average day, their cages are filled with a veritable mountain of natural health.

My own stools, Sir, are gigantic and have no more odor than a hot biscuit.
Can you give more detail---PLEEEEZE??

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Post by Oldguy » Thu Sep 24, 2009 12:28 pm

No, no GI problems for me. I lost fifteen pounds by working my ass off. I'm retired and don't work off playa. I look forward to attending and busting my hump all week.

I did develop a fever blister on my right upper lip on Friday, but I believe that was due to not using lip balm. When I overwork/ get stressed, I get cold sores/ fever blisters. It's a signal to me to slow down.
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Post by Ugly Dougly » Thu Sep 24, 2009 12:39 pm

Dehydration and sunshine encourage cold sores - so does kissing bus-loads of strangers. :D Yee-ha!

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