In hospitals they call them HAIs – Hospital Acquired Infections.
Outside medical circles, nobody’s started talking about Work Acquired Infections (WAIs) yet. But they’re gonna. 789 more words
NOVI (WWJ) - A case of MRSA has been reported at Novi High School.
Administrators notified parents Tuesday morning that one student at the school has been diagnosed with MRSA, Methicillin-Resistant Staphlococcus Aureus — a strain of staph bacteria that is resistant to antibiotics. 180 more words
Yesterday we learned that 2 students from my daughters school were on the same flight with the nurse who tested positive for the Ebola virus. Although the school has been cleaned and we are being told not to worry I feel very strongly that I need to share what my family has learned and has been using to help protect us from all of the crud going around that we are exposed to on a daily basis at school, church, stores, etc. 134 more words
Antibiotic-resistant bacteria can share resources to cause chronic infections, Vanderbilt investigators have discovered. Like the individual members of a gang who might be relatively harmless alone, they turn deadly when they get together with their ‘friends.’ The findings, reported in… 677 more words