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How Cockroaches Could Save Lives
Health & Wellness  (tags: cockroach antibiotics, MRSA, Ecoli, superbugs, gastroenteritis, robotics )

- 960 days ago -
Scientists had long wondered how roaches could spend their lives in dirty environments with no ill effects and it turns out they produce their own powerful antibiotics. Exports to China? News to me!
This 1,000 Year-Old Anglo-Saxon Potion Can Cure the Terrifying MRSA Superbug
Health & Wellness  (tags: complimentary medicine, disease, health, humans, interesting, medicine, MRSA, protection, research, treatment )

- 1176 days ago -
Researchers at the University of Nottingham have made an astonishing discovery that a 10th century Anglo-Saxon potion for curing styes can also cure the brutal hospital superbug MRSA. While the ingredient list reads like a witchâEUR(TM)s brew...
Anglo Saxon Remedy Kills Hospital Superbug MRSA - Health - 30 March 2015 - New Scientist
Health & Wellness  (tags: MRSA, traditional medicine, research )

- 1179 days ago -
Take cropleek and garlic, of both equal quantities, pound them well together... take wine and bullocks gall, mix with the leek... let it stand nine days in the brass vessel... The medieval medics might have been on to something.
5 Modern Diseases Grown By Factory Farming
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, government, humans, illness, food, prevention, protection, risks, safety, society, warning, e coli, salmonella, mad cow, sick, sickness, CAFO, factory farms, animals, greed, MRSA, Obesity, Cows, Pigs, Chickens, Pork, Beef )

- 1686 days ago -
Industrial agriculture is making us sick. The Center for Disease Control (CDC), World Health Organization (WHO), nutritional scientists, and medical professionals warn against the health risks of concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs)...
Yes, Antibiotic-Resistant Bugs Can Jump From Animals to Humans
Health & Wellness  (tags: big pharma, research, livestock, infection, antibiotics, humans, health, mrsa, disease, family )

- 1905 days ago -
After analyzing the mutations of the MRSA strains in the women and the animals, the researchers concluded that it had been circulating among the livestock before jumping to the people. The researchers' analysis is "so fine-grained," McKenna writes...
Pomegranate Lotion Offers New Hope in War on Superbugs
Health & Wellness  (tags: Pomegranate, superbugs, MRSA, ointment, drug resistant, infections, fruits rind )

- 3099 days ago -
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.
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 )

- 3435 days ago -
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.
Wildflower Extracts Easily Kill MRSA Superbug
Health & Wellness  (tags: MRSA, superbug, health, healthcare, disease, illness, interesting, research, safety, science, study, treatment, humans, news )

- 3668 days ago -
(NaturalNews) Extracts from two Eurasian wildflowers are highly effective at killing the superbug methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA),
MRSA Found in 9 Percent of Canadian P
Health & Wellness  (tags: warning, safety, society, disease, MRSA )

- 3715 days ago -
Canadian researchers have found antibiotic-resistant Staph bacteria in pork products purchased in retail stores across the country - a discovery that raises questions about how the contamination occurred, how frequently it happens and whether it has.....
Bacteria-Killing Stitches Could Fight MRSA
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, health, protection, treatment, interesting, medicine, science, mrsa, superbug, risks, safety, healthcare, news, research )

- 3733 days ago -
Stitches and dressings laced with bacteria-killing viruses could help stop the spread of superbug MRSA in operating theatres, scientists said today.
Animal-to-Human MRSA Has Researchers Worried
Health & Wellness  (tags: MRSA, animals, pets, humans, Staphylococcus aureus, risks, warning, research, health, illness, disease, protection, prevention )

John (Aqu
- 3752 days ago -
Researchers are beginning to see MRSA in family pets, which has slowed healing in some MRSA-afflicted pet owners. Suspicions about animal-to-human MRSA transmission are being raised this week in the New England Journal of Medicine.
Hospital Superbug Deaths Rise 72% in Just One Year, Killing 6,500
Health & Wellness  (tags: MRSA, Clostridium, hospitals, sanitation, medicine, healthcare, hand washing, contagion, super bugs )

- 3767 days ago -
Deaths from a highly infectious bug have risen by almost three-quarters in a year, according to shocking official figures released today. The number of deaths involving Clostridium difficile rose by 72 per cent, the Office for National Statistics said
The Ugly Truth About Life With a 'Superbug'
Health & Wellness  (tags: superbug, MRSA, health, healthcare, humans, illness, safety, treatment, disease, research, news, prevention, interesting, medicine, protection, drugs )

John (Aqu
- 3770 days ago -
When I heard that high schools were closing and teenagers were dying because of the MRSA superbug, I felt lucky. Since the middle of 2006, I've had methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus six times and somehow managed to avoid the worst: I've never
Superbugs: Drug Resistant But Not Herb Resistant
Health & Wellness  (tags: MRSA, herbs, antibiotics, staph )

- 3784 days ago -
Superbug is becoming a household term and unfortunately, a household occurrence. The most recent headliner is the methicillin and penicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus, or MRSA.
Newly Identified MRSA Superbug Kills Healthy Young Adults in 24 Hours
Health & Wellness  (tags: MRSA, antibiotics, superbug )

- 3784 days ago -
A new, dangerous superbug that kills within 24 hours has begun to spread across the industrialized world. The bacteria is called PVL-producing MRSA, and it is a highly-virulent strain of Staphylococcus aureus, commonly known as the staph infection.

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