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According to study, blood infection can affect elderly even after they “recover” by Carol Bradley Bursack Posted Sun 14 Aug 2011 12:00am Most of us are aware that hospitalization of the elderly comes with risks. Of course, there are many times when there is little or no choice but to have someone hospitalized, no matter what their age.  This was brought to my attention, once more, by an article published by The National Institutes on Aging titled Severe sepsis associa ... Read on »
According to Study Blood Infection Can Affect Elderly Even After They “Recover” by Carol Bradley Bursack Posted Thu 11 Nov 2010 12:00am Most of us are aware that hospitalization of the elderly comes with risks. Of course, there are many times when there is little or no choice but to have someone hospitalized, no matter what their age. This was brought to my attention, once more, by an article published by The National Institutes on Aging  Read more about sepsis ... Read on »
Blood Infections in ICU Cut with Simple Measures by Medline Plus Posted Fri 19 Oct 2012 12:00pm Using antibacterial soap, ointment slashed number of MRSA cases Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Critical Care , Infection Control Read on »
Blood Infections Play Role in Up to Half of Hospital Deaths: Study by Medline Plus Posted Mon 19 May 2014 6:00am Treating these dangerous conditions also uses up a fifth of hospital expenditures, researchers found Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Health Facilities , Sepsis Read on »
Severe Blood Infections During Childbirth on Rise in U.S. Women by Medline Plus Posted Thu 26 Sep 2013 12:00pm Sepsis-related deaths also increased sharply over decade, researchers say Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Childbirth Problems , Sepsis Read on »
CWD infected deer B cells and platelets harbor prion infectivity in the blood by Terry S. Patient Expert Posted Fri 19 Mar 2010 11:25am J. Virol. doi:10.1128/JVI.02169-09 Copyright (c) 2010, American Society for Microbiology and/or the Listed Authors/Institutions. All Rights Reserved. B cells and platelets harbor prion infectivity in the blood of CWD–infected deer. Candace K. Mathiason, Jeanette Hayes-Klug, Sheila A. Hays, Jenny Powers, David A. Osborn, Sallie J. Dahmes, Ka ... Read on »
Detection of Infectivity in Blood of Persons with Variant and Sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease by Terry S. Patient Expert Posted Wed 11 Dec 2013 5:02pm >>>They found infectivity in the red and white blood cells and plasma of a variant CJD patient and in the plasma of two of four sporadic CJD patients tested. These findings indicate the need to continue assessing the possible risk for CJD transmission via transfusion of blood products.<<<   3. Detection of Infectivity in Blood of ... Read on »
Infection linked to dangerous blood clots in veins and lungs, U-M study shows by Karen Bastille Health Maven Posted Wed 04 Apr 2012 10:03pm University of Michigan Health System news Older adults who get infections of any kind – such as urinary, skin, or respiratory tract infections – are nearly three times more likely to be hospitalized for a dangerous blood clot in their deep veins or lungs, University of Michigan Health System research shows. T ... Read on »
High Blood Sugar Levels Increase Infection Risk from General Surgery by Medline Plus Posted Tue 21 Sep 2010 9:00am Reducing high blood glucose might bring down odds of surgical site infection, researchers say Tuesday, September 21, 2010 TUESDAY, Sept. 21 (HealthDay News) -- High blood sugar levels can increase the risk of surgical site infections in patients having general surgery, researchers repo ... Read on »
Prostate is often infected with bacterial inside blood circumfluence by winter1101 Posted Sat 14 Sep 2013 4:17pm The soreness within the gland would bring pain on their testicles and anus and severer pain as this disease gets worse. Pain can bring great discomfort to the people as well as can lead to impotence. Herbal approaches to treat prostatitis. Will the occurrence of prostatitis have something connected with the hemorrhoids? Dr. Lee who studies k ... Read on »