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Drug-Resistant Staph Spells Trouble For Meat Industry

The Science has spoken. Nearly half of the meat and poultry (47 percent) sold is U.S. grocery stores is contaminated with staphylococcus aureus ("Staph"), a bacteria linked to a wide range of huma…

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Can I Overuse Antibiotics?

Q: What’s MRSA, and does it have anything to do with the overuse of antibiotics? A: Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) is a mutated form of the common Staph bacteria. The mutation l…

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