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The battle against resistant bacteria must be fought together

The concern around muti-drug resistance bacteria is constantly growing as confirmed by the World Health Organisation that in February published a list of the most life-threatening bugs. 575 more words

Biology

NIGHTMARE SUPERBUG: MUTATED BACTERIA RISING OUT OF ILLINOIS

A new mutated bacteria which is being called a ‘nighmare superbug’ is rising out of Illinois. Who is at risk and what can we do to protect ourselves? 127 more words

This Week in Health: Exercise Myths and Barre Class Benefits

This week brought encouraging news about exercise: It’s a real anti-ager, you don’t have to do it on an empty stomach and you can get a whole lot out of tiny movements, particularly in… 303 more words

Superbugs: My First Real Taste of Fear

“I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration. I will face my fear. I will permit it to pass over me and through me.

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Lyme Disease

Scientists Find a Rare Superbug In Houston

Infections caused by an uncommon superbug—one resistant to several kinds of antibiotics—are increasingly showing up in a Houston hospital system, according to new research published Tuesday in the… 253 more words

I Survived Flesh-Eating Bacteria—and It Changed My Life Forever

This essay is part of a TIME series on the growing effects of antimicrobial resistance: superbugs that may no longer be treated with standard-course antibiotics. In 2016, World Health Organization leaders called drug resistance a “ 1,176 more words

Blogging Gone Bad - Why I am taking a break for a few days...

“I find that the best way to cope with life’s difficulties is to surrender to what is. Don’t fight it. Flow with it.” ~ Nicole Cody…

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Coping Skills