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Back to School Germs and Super Bugs

It’s inevitable…. week one and half of our family is down with something.  First the tummy bug, then the sore throat.  I’m sure next week the lice letter will appear.   378 more words

In the fight against super bugs, the germs are winning

The British government unveiled a new report that’s bringing a new urgency to the way hospitals are maintained and how patients are treated.

All infections that are… 250 more words


Nanoparticles: Tiny Ingredients, Big Risks

Their use as antibacterial agents also raises concerns about bacterial resistance and the spread of superbugs, which already kill tens of thousands of people every year… 283 more words

The Big Picture

Pandora Report 3.21.15

This week we’ve got stories about pets and antibiotic resistance, a new Ebola patient in Liberia, rapid neutralization of chemical weapons, and other stories you may have missed. 703 more words

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Soon Mcdonald's chicken will not contain human antibiotics

As health experts and well everybody else who pays attention to the food industry continue to warn of super bugs,  Mcdonald’s is taking one step to quell the fears of such. 89 more words

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Killing super bug a "national priority"

The same day The Palm Beach Post had a story on super bugs, a national study backed it up.

One out of every nine patients aged 65 or older who contracted the bug at a medical facility died within 30 days of diagnosis, according to the national Center for Disease Control. 64 more words