The best way to prevent rotavirus is to get vaccinated. Rotavirus is the leading cause of gastroenteritis (inflammation of the stomach and intestines), which causes severe diarrhea among children worldwide. Two different rotavirus vaccines are currently licensed for immunizing infants in the United States.
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