Monthly Archives: May 2011

Pictures Of Mrsa | My MRSA Infection - Don't Let This Happen To You



After volunteering on Skid Row I developed an MRSA infection behind my right shoulderblade… I thought it was a spider bite, but after two weeks …
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Mrsa Symptoms | Mrsa: The Superbug That Just Won't Go Away

Everyone has heard of MRSA but what exactly is it? MRSA (sometimes referred to as a ‘superbug’) stands for methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus and is a bacterium from the staphylococcus aureus family. About one in three people carry it on the surface of the skin or in the nose without developing an infection. MRSA SymptomsHowever, if it gets into the body through a break in the skin, it    .. more …

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Staph Infection | Scientists Say Bedbugs May Carry Staph Infection

The study was done by a team in a poor corner of Vancouver, where both bedbug infestations and strains of antibiotic resistant bacteria are increasing. Romney and colleagues removed five of the pests from the clothes and skin of infested patients and tested them. They found bedbugs carrying two types of drug-resistant bacteria, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and vancomycin-resistant    .. more …

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