It would be rare indeed if your child never got a stomach ache, as this is one of
the most common problems children complain about. There can many things
that can cause stomach pain, and sometimes it may require a visit to the doctor to
find out the cause. The stomach ache could be caused by food, insect bites,
infections, poisoning etc.
What Causes Stomach Pain
A virus or bacteria also cause many stomach pains. The stomach flu or
gastroenteritis may cause stomach pain. Gastroenteritis is caused by
inflammation and irritation of the stomach and the gastrointestinal passage.
When traveling you must use extra care, as the food or drinks may be
contaminated at some places that don’t practice good hygiene. This can lead to a
case of diarrhea and stomach pain.