Vomiting and aches from water in lahinch, Co. Clare, ireland

02:44 Jun 19 2023 Lahinch, Ireland

My 2 children(1 and 3 ) have been at the beach last week swimming and paddling and feeling sick since Friday. Both children finding it hard to keep water down and no food. Also the 1 year old has diarrhea. We all have aches and chills. My husband who was not at the beach is not sick.
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What were your symptoms? Check all that apply:: Vomiting,Diarrhea,Cramps/Stomach Pain,Fever
Did you see a doctor?: Yes
If treated, what was the diagnosis and treatment?: Ecoli
How long after you were in the water did your illness symptoms start?: Next day
How many times have you been sick from the water at this beach?: More than three
How long did your illness last?: Four to five days
Will you allow Surfrider Foundation to contact you? If yes, please provide info below. This will not be shared publicly.: Yes
Did you observe a distinct source of pollution or algal bloom? Please describe.: Yes dark brown water in rock pools
Which state (if US) or country (if non-US) were you visiting?: Ireland

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