Monthly Archives: September 2011

What Is Mrsa | Tattoos And MRSA Staph Infection Risks

By its very nature, the process of getting a tattoo involves repeatedly piercing the skin with tiny pricking motions to insert ink. This raises the issue of whether there is a risk of getting a MRSA staph infection when getting ink done.What is MRSA? MRSA stands for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Scary already, huh? In English, this phrase refers to a bacteria that is resistant to    .. more …

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Staph Infection | 15 Eastwood Football Players Contracted Staph Infections

PEMBERVILLE, OH (WTOL)- Eastwood High School has been forced to take quick action to contain a serious health threat.15 Eastwood football players on the team contracted staph infections.The staph infections didn’t hurt the Eastwood Eagles on the football field. They’re coming off a big winlast Friday night against Lake. But it did lead to changes when it comes to athletic equipment and in the    .. more …

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Mrsa | Understanding Term Life Insurance Policies

For people with a mortgage and family to support, not having a term life insurance policy exposes them to a large financial risk. This risk becomes apparent when you consider how the mortgage and household bills would be paid if the main income producer were to die or to become terminally ill. The end result could be that loved ones who are left behind find their home is repossessed because they    .. more …

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Mrsa Symptoms | MRSA In Schools - What Needs To Be Done

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MRSA or methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus is a bacterium that causes a lot of health problems because it is resistant antibiotics such as methicillin and penicillin. This bacterial infection affects certain categories of people more than others because their immunity has been compromised in some manner. It is also highly virulent, being spread through contact with infected surfaces.    .. more …

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What Is Mrsa | MRSA Prevention For Athletes - Is My Locker Room Properly Protected?

In this day and age of Super bugs, as a Coach, Manager or Athletic Trainer, you need to ask yourself, “Is my locker room properly protected from the MRSA bacterium”? What is MRSA? MRSA is Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a bacterium responsible for infections in humans with many of the infections difficult to treat due to the bacterium’s resistance to a large group of    .. more …

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Staph Infection | FGCU, Glick Focus On One Goal

When Bob Butehorn was handed the task of establishing a men’s soccer team from scratch five years ago at Florida Gulf Coast, he knew what kind of student-athletes it would take to mold and shape a successful program. They wouldn’t just have to be good players, but good people and conscientious students.One of the keystones in that foundation Butehorn was building would turn out to be a    .. more …

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Mrsa | New Drug Hope Over MRSA And C Diff.

(UKPA)- 9 hours ago Scientists are developing an “extremely promising” treatment for MRSA and Clostridium difficile.The new antibiotic is being developed by MGB Biopharma, a biopharmaceutical company which has licensed technology from the University of Strathclyde.The company is working on a new compound called MGB BP-3 which it says has proved to be more effective in killing and preventing C    .. more …

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