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Khaleej Times
Rio organisers to introduce viral testingOlympic organisers promised on Tuesday to introduce viral testing in the pollut
Rio organisers to introduce viral testing
Khaleej Times / Posted an hour ago
Olympic organisers promised on Tuesday to introduce viral testing in the polluted waters in Rio de Janeiro where about 1,400 participants will compete in next year's games. The IOC and Brazilian organisers had repeatedly insisted that only bacterial... Read more
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Capital City Weekly
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online NewspaperWednesday, September 02, 2015 Story last updated at 9/2/2015 - 8:23 pm On Wri
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaper
Capital City Weekly / Posted 7 hours ago
Wednesday, September 02, 2015 Story last updated at 9/2/2015 - 8:23 pm On Writing: Rehab and Red Tape Editor's note: This week's On Writing column was written by guest columnist Lowell Ford, an inmate at Lemon Creek Correctional Center, and is the... Read more
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Business Wire
AmpliPhi Biosciences Announces Appointment of Alexander Gaidamaka as Vice President of Chemistry, Manufacturing and ControlSAN DIEGO & RICHMOND, Va. & LJUBLJANA, Slovenia & SYDNEY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ampl
AmpliPhi Biosciences Announces Appointment of Alexander Gaidamaka as Vice President of Chemistry, Manufacturing and Control
Business Wire / Posted 12 hours ago
SAN DIEGO & RICHMOND, Va. & LJUBLJANA, Slovenia & SYDNEY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AmpliPhi Biosciences Corporation (NYSE: APHB), a global leader in developing bacteriophage-based antibacterial therapies to treat drug resistant infections, today announced... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
FDA approves Allergan's sNDA to update label for TEFLARO (ceftaroline fosamil)Allergan plc (NYSE: AGN) today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration
FDA approves Allergan's sNDA to update label for TEFLARO (ceftaroline fosamil)
News-Medical-Net / Posted 19 hours ago
Allergan plc (NYSE: AGN) today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the company's supplemental new drug application (sNDA) to update the label for TEFLARO® (ceftaroline fosamil) for the treatment of adult patients with... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic watersIn this Aug. 22, 2015 file photo, backdropped by Sugar Loaf Mountain, athletes
Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic waters
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
In this Aug. 22, 2015 file photo, backdropped by Sugar Loaf Mountain, athletes compete in the men’s marathon swimming test event, ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, off Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. AP LONDON, England—Olympic... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic watersLONDON (AP) � Olympic organizers promised Tuesday to introduce viral testing in
Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic waters
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
LONDON (AP) � Olympic organizers promised Tuesday to introduce viral testing in the polluted waters in Rio de Janeiro where about 1,400 athletes will compete in next year's games. The IOC and Brazilian organizers had repeatedly insisted that only... Read more
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Salon.com
Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic watersYou Might Also Like Heil needed daily hospital treatment for multiple infectio
Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic waters
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
You Might Also Like Heil needed daily hospital treatment for multiple infections on his legs and hip. The Berlin hospital where he was treated said he had contracted MRSA, a type of bacteria resistant to many antibiotics. Rio organizers now face a... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic watersLONDON (AP) - Olympic organizers promised Tuesday to introduce viral testing in
Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic waters
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted yesterday
LONDON (AP) - Olympic organizers promised Tuesday to introduce viral testing in the polluted waters in Rio de Janeiro where about 1,400 athletes will compete in next year's games. The IOC and Brazilian organizers had repeatedly insisted that only... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic watersLONDON (AP) - Olympic organizers promised Tuesday to introduce viral testing in
Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic waters
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted yesterday
LONDON (AP) - Olympic organizers promised Tuesday to introduce viral testing in the polluted waters in Rio de Janeiro where about 1,400 athletes will compete in next year's games. The IOC and Brazilian organizers had repeatedly insisted that only... Read more
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Daily Herald
Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic watersLONDON -- Olympic organizers promised Tuesday to introduce viral testing in the
Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic waters
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
LONDON -- Olympic organizers promised Tuesday to introduce viral testing in the polluted waters in Rio de Janeiro where about 1,400 athletes will compete in next year's games. The IOC and Brazilian organizers had repeatedly insisted that only... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Richardton-Taylor-Hebron Ready to Go After MRSA ScareRichardton-Taylor-Hebron was all ready for its home opener Friday night but a c
Richardton-Taylor-Hebron Ready to Go After MRSA Scare
KX TV North Dakota / Posted yesterday
Richardton-Taylor-Hebron was all ready for its home opener Friday night but a confirmed case of MRSA put a stop to all that. MRSA is a highly contagious type of staph infection that can be transmitted easily in a locker room or weight room setting.... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic watersOlympic organizers promised Tuesday to introduce viral testing in the polluted
Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic waters
Dayton Daily News / Posted yesterday
Olympic organizers promised Tuesday to introduce viral testing in the polluted waters in Rio de Janeiro where about 1,400 athletes will compete in next year's games. The IOC and Brazilian organizers had repeatedly insisted that only bacterial... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic watersFILE -In this Aug. 22, 2015 file photo, backdropped by Sugar Loaf Mountain, ath
Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic waters
The Monterey County Herald / Posted yesterday
FILE -In this Aug. 22, 2015 file photo, backdropped by Sugar Loaf Mountain, athletes compete in the men's marathon swimming test event, ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, off Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Rio's sewage-filled waters are... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic watersIn this file photo, backdropped by Sugar Loaf Mountain, athletes compete in the
Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic waters
The Oakland Press / Posted yesterday
In this file photo, backdropped by Sugar Loaf Mountain, athletes compete in the men’s marathon swimming test event, ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, off Copacabana Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Rio’s sewage-filled waters are more than just a... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Case of MRSA Confirmed in Texas ISD(McCamey ISD, TX) - A case of MRSA has been confirmed at a West Texas school di
Case of MRSA Confirmed in Texas ISD
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
(McCamey ISD, TX) - A case of MRSA has been confirmed at a West Texas school district, causing classes to be shut down for the rest of the day. According to our sister station KMID, McCamey ISD released a statement saying officials are taking the... Read more
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Denver Post
Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic watersLONDON — Olympic organizers promised Tuesday to introduce viral testing in the
Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic waters
Denver Post / Posted yesterday
LONDON — Olympic organizers promised Tuesday to introduce viral testing in the polluted waters in Rio de Janeiro where about 1,400 athletes will compete in next year's games. The IOC and Brazilian organizers had repeatedly insisted that only... Read more
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ESPN
Erik Heil, sailor who fell ill after Rio regatta, feeling betterLONDON -- Olympic organizers promised Tuesday to introduce viral testing of the
Erik Heil, sailor who fell ill after Rio regatta, feeling better
ESPN / Posted yesterday
LONDON -- Olympic organizers promised Tuesday to introduce viral testing of the polluted waters in Rio de Janeiro, where about 1,400 athletes will compete in next year's Summer Games. The IOC and Brazilian organizers had repeatedly insisted that... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic watersLONDON (AP) - Olympic organizers promised Tuesday to introduce viral testing in
Rio head vows to introduce viral testing in Olympic waters
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
LONDON (AP) - Olympic organizers promised Tuesday to introduce viral testing in the polluted waters in Rio de Janeiro where about 1,400 athletes will compete in next year's games. The IOC and Brazilian organizers had repeatedly insisted that only... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Reality setting in on Jameis Winston's huge hurdles in rookie season with BucsThe Tampa Bay Buccaneers' offensive line caved in around the rookie quarterback
Reality setting in on Jameis Winston's huge hurdles in rookie season with Bucs
Yahoo Sports / Posted yesterday
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers' offensive line caved in around the rookie quarterback on Saturday like a torn umbrella, leaving Tampa's No. 1 pick to limp off the field on a sprained ankle and leaving offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter to lose sleep after... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Conventional Ground Beef May Be More Likely To Contain Dangerous BacteriaGrassfed organic ground beef may be more expensive than conventionally raised g
Conventional Ground Beef May Be More Likely To Contain Dangerous Bacteria
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 2 days ago
Grassfed organic ground beef may be more expensive than conventionally raised ground beef. However, according to a recent study by Consumer Reports, it’s only half as likely to be the home of dangerous, antibiotic resistant bacteria. The extensive... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Scientists have found a very unusual way to defeat hospital superbugsScientists are developing a new generation of antibiotics - using seaweed. The
Scientists have found a very unusual way to defeat hospital superbugs
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Scientists are developing a new generation of antibiotics - using seaweed. The research being carried out in Cornwall aims to combat a growing immunity to antibiotics. An estimated 700,000 people die globally every year due to antibiotic resistant... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Seven things to avoid touching on a planeFrequent flyers accept exposure to germs is unavoidable. But they also know th
Seven things to avoid touching on a plane
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Frequent flyers accept exposure to germs is unavoidable. But they also know there are some things you can do to minimize your risk at 30,000 feet. Huffpost.com says there are seven things you shouldn't touch on an airplane. Armrests tops the list... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Seven things to avoid touching on a planeFrequent flyers accept exposure to germs is unavoidable. But they also know th
Seven things to avoid touching on a plane
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
Frequent flyers accept exposure to germs is unavoidable. But they also know there are some things you can do to minimize your risk at 30,000 feet. Huffpost.com says there are seven things you shouldn't touch on an airplane. Armrests tops the list... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
The war isn’t over: Vet fights for his life during tour, at homeJankowski, 51, entered the service in 1990 at the age of 25-he was older than t
The war isn’t over: Vet fights for his life during tour, at home
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Jankowski, 51, entered the service in 1990 at the age of 25-he was older than the rest at bootcamp. "I was an old man compared to the others, most being fresh out of high school," Jankowski said. "I wasn't scared though, maybe because I was older,... Read more
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Balita
Researchers turn to seaweeds to develop new antibiotics August 29, 2015 5:30 am LONDON, Aug. 28 — UK researchers are trying to use t
Researchers turn to seaweeds to develop new antibiotics
Balita / Posted 5 days ago
August 29, 2015 5:30 am LONDON, Aug. 28 — UK researchers are trying to use the antimicrobial properties of seaweeds from the country's coastline to develop a new generation of antibiotics in a... Read more
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The Huffington Post
7 Things You Shouldn't Touch On A PlaneAir travel is not the most sanitary experience: Super-tight seating arrangement
7 Things You Shouldn't Touch On A Plane
The Huffington Post / Posted 5 days ago
Air travel is not the most sanitary experience: Super-tight seating arrangements force hordes of humans with all types of coughs, colds and questionable hygiene habits into one tiny space to share air, armrests and all the germs that come with... Read more
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New Kerala
Researchers turn to seaweeds to develop new antibiotics British researchers are trying to use the antimicrobial properties of seaweed
Researchers turn to seaweeds to develop new antibiotics
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
British researchers are trying to use the antimicrobial properties of seaweeds from the country's coastline to develop a new generation of antibiotics in a bid to fight the growing threat of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Taking antibiotics increases the risk of type 2 diabetes: People who take just four courses over 15 years are 50% more likely to get th
Taking antibiotics increases the risk of type 2 diabetes
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
: People who take just four courses over 15 years are 50% more likely to get the condition Study of 1.4m patients shows clear link between the drugs and diabetes Antibiotics are designed to... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Despite petition withdrawal, turf question could appear on ballot in KinnelonThe artificial turf issue could come before voters eventually after all. At th
Despite petition withdrawal, turf question could appear on ballot in Kinnelon
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
The artificial turf issue could come before voters eventually after all. At the Aug. 20 Borough Council meeting, the topic was initially broached by Councilman James Freda, who chairs the council's recreation committee. Freda clarified his Aug. 13... Read more
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WWMT 3 Kalamazoo
Consumer Reports test finds bacteria in 80-percent of ground beef(NEWSCHANNEL 3) - If you are getting ready to host an end-of-summer barbecue, y
Consumer Reports test finds bacteria in 80-percent of ground beef
WWMT 3 Kalamazoo / Posted 7 days ago
(NEWSCHANNEL 3) - If you are getting ready to host an end-of-summer barbecue, you may want to think twice about what is in your shopping cart. Consumer Reports recently tested ground beef from several suppliers nationwide for common bacteria such as... Read more
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Popular Science Australia
A Microbial Villain's Secret EscapeA similar event occurs with the bacterium Staphylococcus aureus. This opportuni
A Microbial Villain's Secret Escape
Popular Science Australia / Posted 8 days ago
A similar event occurs with the bacterium Staphylococcus aureus. This opportunistic pathogen is responsible for a number of infections ranging from skin irritations to pneumonia and the potentially lethal toxic shock syndrome. Apart from the clinical... Read more
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FOX 13 Tampa Bay
Consumer Reports: all tested beef had contaminates, what you should knowForget ordering that burger rare. You also might want to pass on a medium burg
Consumer Reports: all tested beef had contaminates, what you should know
FOX 13 Tampa Bay / Posted 8 days ago
Forget ordering that burger rare. You also might want to pass on a medium burger, too. Some new research will have you ordering ground beef well done. Consumer Reports has released new findings about raw meat safety, and what their scientists found... Read more
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redOrbit
Are chestnut leaves a new weapon in the fight against MRSA?Medical science is in a constant arms race with bacteria, as doctors are consta
Are chestnut leaves a new weapon in the fight against MRSA?
redOrbit / Posted 8 days ago
Medical science is in a constant arms race with bacteria, as doctors are constantly trying to find new ways to overcome the bugs’ growing resistant to antibiotics. According to a new study, researchers from University of Iowa and Emory University... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deathsAn estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-res
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deaths
Local 10 Miami / Posted 8 days ago
An estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-resistant "superbugs" if health care centers don't work together to prevent infections, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says in a report released... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deathsAn estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-res
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deaths
KSPR Springfield / Posted 8 days ago
An estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-resistant "superbugs" if health care centers don't work together to prevent infections, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says in a report released... Read more
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News 8000
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deathsAn estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-res
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deaths
News 8000 / Posted 8 days ago
An estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-resistant "superbugs" if health care centers don't work together to prevent infections, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says in a report released... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deathsAn estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-res
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deaths
KSBW Salinas / Posted 8 days ago
An estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-resistant "superbugs" if health care centers don't work together to prevent infections, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says in a report released... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deathsAn estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-res
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deaths
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
An estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-resistant "superbugs" if health care centers don't work together to prevent infections, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says in a report released... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deathsAn estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-res
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deaths
WLKY Louisville / Posted 8 days ago
An estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-resistant "superbugs" if health care centers don't work together to prevent infections, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says in a report released... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deathsAn estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-res
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deaths
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 8 days ago
An estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-resistant "superbugs" if health care centers don't work together to prevent infections, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says in a report released... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deaths | Health - Home Gov't agency says 23,000 deaths a year result from superbug
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deaths
KTVZ Bend / Posted 8 days ago
| Health - Home Gov't agency says 23,000 deaths a year result from superbug infections An estimated 37,000 people could die in the... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deathsAn estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-res
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deaths
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 8 days ago
An estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-resistant "superbugs" if health care centers don't work together to prevent infections, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says in a report released... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deathsAn estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-res
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deaths
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 8 days ago
An estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-resistant "superbugs" if health care centers don't work together to prevent infections, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says in a report released... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deathsAn estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-res
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deaths
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 8 days ago
An estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-resistant "superbugs" if health care centers don't work together to prevent infections, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says in a report released... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deathsAn estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-res
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deaths
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 8 days ago
An estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-resistant "superbugs" if health care centers don't work together to prevent infections, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says in a report released... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deathsAn estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-res
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deaths
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
An estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-resistant "superbugs" if health care centers don't work together to prevent infections, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says in a report released... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deathsAn estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-res
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deaths
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 8 days ago
An estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-resistant "superbugs" if health care centers don't work together to prevent infections, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says in a report released... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deathsAn estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-res
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deaths
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 8 days ago
An estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-resistant "superbugs" if health care centers don't work together to prevent infections, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says in a report released... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deathsAn estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-res
CDC: Work needed to prevent thousands of superbug deaths
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 8 days ago
An estimated 37,000 people could die in the next five years from antibiotic-resistant "superbugs" if health care centers don't work together to prevent infections, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says in a report released... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researchers find that humans carry more antibiotic-resistant staphylococci than farm animalsAntibiotic-resistant bacteria are a concern for the health and well-being of bo
Researchers find that humans carry more antibiotic-resistant staphylococci than farm animals
News-Medical-Net / Posted 8 days ago
Antibiotic-resistant bacteria are a concern for the health and well-being of both humans and farm animals. One of the most common and costly diseases faced by the dairy industry is bovine mastitis, a potentially fatal bacterial inflammation of the... Read more
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