Monthly Archives: November 2012

Staph Infection | Do It Yourself Facelift

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What are your secrets to looking young? Is it your exercise, diet, clothes, hair, make-up or attitude? Oprah has asked her viewers the above questions and it is curious to note that most people when they look closely at themselves in the mirror do not look younger than they did ten years ago, especially if they are over the age of fifty.Why? Sagging facial muscles make you look older. Those    .. more …

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Mrsa | DNA Research Stops MRSA Outbreak

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An outbreak of the hospital superbug MRSA has been brought to an end by UK doctors cracking the bacterium’s genetic code.It led to them finding one member of staff at Rosie Hospital, in Cambridge, who may have unwittingly carried and spread the infection.They say it is the first time rapid genetic testing has been used to track and then stop an outbreak.One expert said this would soon become    .. more …

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Mrsa | MRSA Superbug Found In US Wastewater Plants

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The team, led by researchers from the University of Maryland School of Public Health, report their findings in the November issue of the journal Environmental Health Perspectives .Study leader Amy R Sapkota, assistant professor in the Maryland Institute for Applied Environmental Health, says in a statement:” MRSA infections acquired outside of hospital settings — known as community-acquired MRSA    .. more …

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