Category Archives: New MRSA Outbreaks

Flesh Eating Bacteria | Cut On My Hand? Flesh Eating Bacteria?

I accidentally received a cut on my hand last night after unplugging something behind the TV and my shoulder started to bother me. Could I have received a flesh eating bacteria?I love these worst case    .. more …

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Flesh Eating Bacteria | How Do People Get The Flesh Eating Bacteria?

if i put my saliva on a popped pimple would i get it…Its also known as necrotizing fasciitisMany different types of bacteria can cause this infection. A very severe and usually deadly form of necrotizing soft tissue infection is due to Streptococcus pyogenes, which is sometimes called “flesh-eating bacteria.”Necrotizing soft tissue infection develops when the bacteria enters the body, usually    .. more …

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Flesh Eating Bacteria | Can Necrotizing Facsiitis Eat Away At Bone, As Well As The Skin And Muscle?

This flesh-eating bacteria creates toxins that literally act almost like someone injected sulfuric acid inside your skin, and you know what sulfuric acid does to you if you touch it….it causes severe burns and even eats away at metal. The bacteria literally “eat away at the skin and the muscle” from the inside out.Just soft tissue, not bone.This is what I found:If NF is detected during the early    .. more …

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New Staff Outbreak | I Have A Problem With People Not Washing Their Hands And I Need Your Help?

I am a resident assistant at a University and I noticed many girls on my floor do not wash their hands, even when we had a nasty outbreak of a gastrointestinal illness. Does anyone know where i could find a picture of what your hands look like when you leave the bathroom without washing? Like a picture that would simulate the large amount of germs on your hands?Also, how about some ways to    .. more …

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Flesh Eating Bacteria | If You Get Invited To A Chickenpox Party, Decline

COLD SPRING, N.Y. – A few weeks ago, I stumbled across the Facebook group “Chickenpox Parties – New York Metro Area.” It has 143 members, all of whom, I’m guessing, are parents who have chosen not to vaccinate their kids against chickenpox and instead hope to build their kids’ immunity the old-fashioned way, by directly exposing them to the germs of a pox-infected child. They are not alone:    .. more …

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New Staff Outbreak | Will The Doctor Or Staff Keep My Genital Hsv Private During Delivery?

I have had hsv 1 genitally for a few years. I have never had a reoccurent outbreak. I would like to start a family in the future, I am wondering if the doctors can keep that info private during delivery when so many family and staff will be around. I’m sure I won’t have an out break suddenly during labor but I know the doctor will look out for signs. Will he keep that to him or her self?Yes, they    .. more …

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New Staff Outbreak | Can You Get An HPV Wart In A Place Where You Have No Direct Body Contact?

Can you get a genital wart in one location of your body through exposure at another? For example, could thigh to thigh contact lead to an outbreak on your buttocks or elsewhere? Also, is it true that the virus has typically run its course if you have no outbreaks for a certain amount of time, although it never truly is eradicated? Finally, certain strains show no symptoms in men. How would men    .. more …

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New Mrsa Outbreak | What Helps Ease The Painful Sores From MRSA?

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I have MRSA. I have 3 medications. 2 oral and 1 topical. Can I put the cream on more than twice a day as directed to make it heal faster? Is my boyfriend safe from it? Should he stay somewhere else until it clears? I have it on my skin, arms, back, shoulders, ect. Please helpNo, applying the ointment more often will not make it heal faster. Apply as directed. The danger with your boyfriends    .. more …

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Flesh Eating Bacteria | Double Infection Of Flesh-Eating Bacteria Puts Man In Coma [Warning: Graphic]

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An emergency case Tocco Tussardi and her colleagues were part of the team that treated a 44-year-old man who first sought medical treatment for a fever and severe back pain that over-the-counter painkillers couldn’t ease. His doctor had prescribed stronger painkillers, but the fever continued, and the man’s right buttock became red and inflamed, prompting the administration of antibiotics.The    .. more …

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New Mrsa Outbreak | I Have Mrsa Outbreak. I'm A Butcher And Bouncer In Bar. How Did I Get It And How Do I Not Infect People?

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Can I touch my girlfriend w/o infecting her? Will I have this till I die? I thought I had only an infected bee sting. I almost never take antibiotics and am extremely healthy. I haven’t been sick in 10 yearsProtecting yourself from MRSA in your community ” which might be just about anywhere ” may seem daunting, but these common-sense precautions can help reduce your risk: * Wash your hands.    .. more …

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