SEATTLE (Reuters) – A drug-resistant superbug infected 32 people at a Seattle hospital over a two-year period, with the bacteria spreading through contaminated medical scopes that had been cleaned to the manufacturer’s recommendation, officials said on Thursday. 370 more words
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Returning from a hard day’s work at the excavations of Tutankhamen’s tomb in the Valley of the Kings in March 1923, George Herbert, 5th Earl of Carnarvon, took the top off a recent mosquito bite whilst shaving in the bathroom of his suite at the Winter Palace Hotel in Luxor. 290 more words
Antibiotic resistance is spreading faster than the introduction of new compounds into clinical practice, threatening the evolution of health care.
Thanks to a recent discovery by researchers, however, we may be able to worry a little less. 84 more words