Hi, my girlfriend has caught a stomach bug from her

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Q: Hi, my girlfriend has caught a stomach bug from her sister and today she has vomited twice and had diarhoeia four times. I was supposed to be staying in her house in two days but we have had to cancel this. I am emetophobia which means I have a severe phobia of vomit and I am currently receiving cognitive behaviour therapy. My question is, when will I be able to see her and stay in house again without catching the stomach bug? When is it safest to go see her?

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