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Tuberculosis Disease Strikes Again
Health & Wellness  (tags: tuberculosis, drug resistant, death, warning )

Lone
- 1585 days ago - frasercoastchronicle.com.au
IT'S THE disease time forgot but this week Fraser Coast residents have been reminded that the potentially deadly disease tuberculosis is not a thing of the past.
Pomegranate Lotion Offers New Hope in War on Superbugs
Health & Wellness  (tags: Pomegranate, superbugs, MRSA, ointment, drug resistant, infections, fruits rind )

Alisa
- 1726 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
The secret to beating the superbug MRSA could be found in the pomegranate.Scientists have created an ointment that tackles drug-resistant infections by harnessing chemicals that are contained in the fruit's rind.
Drug-Resistant Malaria Has Emerged In Cambodia
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, disease, illness, Malaria, deadly, drug resistant, risks, warning, death, prevention, protection, study, research )

Dee
- 1872 days ago - sciencedaily.com
ScienceDaily (Aug. 4, 2009-Malaria parasites in western Cambodia have become resistant to artemisinin-based therapies, the first-line treatment for malaria, according to a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine on July 29.
A New Strain of Drug-Resistant Staph Infection Found in U.S. Pigs
Health & Wellness  (tags: Health, Staph Infection, USA, Pigs, Drug Resistant, safety, risks, research, study, warning, ST398 strain, methicillin-resistant, Staphylococcus aureus, MRSA )

Scarlett
- 2063 days ago - sciam.com
A strain of drug-resistant staph identified in pigs in the Netherlands five years ago, which accounts for nearly one third of all staph in humans there, has been found in the U.S. for the first time, according to a new study.
Drug-Resistant Staph Killed More Americans Than AIDS in 2005
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, disease, teens, high schools, illness, staph infection, death, schools closed, prevention, drug resistant )

Jennie
- 2526 days ago - ens-newswire.com
Officials closed all 21 schools in Bedford County, Virginia for disinfection Wednesday after a high school student died of a staph infection. Ashton Bonds, 17, Staunton River High School senior, died Monday after being hospitalized for over a week.
Staph Fatalities May Exceed AIDS Deaths -- Student Dies From Staph Infection
Health & Wellness  (tags: staph infection, drug resistant, usa, risk, medicine, illness, research, protection, humans )

Monica
- 2528 days ago - news.aol.com
More than 90,000 Americans get potentially deadly infections each year from a drug-resistant staph "superbug," the government reported in its first overall estimate of invasive disease caused by the germ.
   

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