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'Super Bug' May Thrive in Homes Where Kids Have Staph Infections by Medline Plus Posted Mon 04 Jun 2012 4:00pm Shared objects, household surfaces can spur transmission of MRSA Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: MRSA , Staphylococcal Infections Read on »
They Shoot Viruses Don't They? So What Has the Flu Shot to Do with Staph aureus? Hockey Pucks. by RSBell Posted Mon 13 Oct 2008 12:00am Headline: Jump seen in staph-linked flu deaths in kids "More children have died from flu because they also had staph infections, according to a new government report that urges parents to have their kids get the flu shot." What does getting the flu shot have to do with preventing staph infections? Correlation is NOT ... Read on »
Staph Infections (MRSA): What You Do to Prevent Them by Alice C. Registered NurseHealth Maven Posted Tue 14 Oct 2008 4:59am Hi All! I saw another article regarding this topic so I thought I might as well weigh in on it. There is a lot of talk about MRSA infections or antibiotic resistant staph infection. This is sometimes referred to as a Super Bug. There are only a couple of antibiotics that will kill it and those are pretty powerful drugs. So, how did it get ... Read on »
Father’s Death from Inline Staph Infection Inspires Son To Innovate and Create A FDA Approved Medical Device Without a Nee by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Wed 02 Nov 2011 1:24am This is quite the story both from the sad portion of his father surviving heart surgery but then only to die from an inline staph infection.  You can watch the video on the Reavill system and see how it works.  When it comes to inspiration and saving someone else from the same fate as his father, you know we have passion here. With Sepsis ... Read on »
MRSA, other Staph Infections: No... by Trisha Torrey Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Thu 11 Sep 2008 11:31am MRSA, other Staph Infections: Nothing New Here! Posted by Trisha Torrey1 comment » Read on »
Staph infections by Dr. Robert O. Medical Doctor Posted Thu 18 Jun 2009 1:03am I had a patient ask about her father who I was treating for a sternal wound infection after a coronary bypass operation. She asked what MRSA was as she'd been told her father was infected with it and she was concerned over stories she'd heard on TV. MRSA is methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus (staph) aureus bacteria that's become an increasi ... Read on »
Staph Infection Since every gym ... by Jimmy S. Healthy Living Professional Posted Tue 26 Aug 2008 4:32pm 3 Comments Staph Infection Since every gym in the country has been putting hand sanitizers on every wall in the past week or two I thought this recent New York Times Article about how unlikely it is to get a staph infection would be appropriate . Read on »
Model with World's Largest Breasts Fighting Staph Infection by Dr. Tony Y. Medical Doctor Posted Sat 17 Jul 2010 12:39pm Sheyla Hershey, the model with reportedly the largest breasts in the world, is fighting a staph infection of her breasts which could threaten her life. A year ago she travelled to Brazil to make her breasts a KKK in size, despite her being only 5'3" tall. She is now suffering a severe infection that not only threatens her breasts, but also ... Read on »
Decline in Hospital Staph Infections, Increased Rate of Early Onset of Puberty for Girls named “Best/Worst News for Preven by Partnership for Prevention Posted Mon 16 Aug 2010 11:49am Decline in Hospital Staph Infections, Increased Rate of Early Onset of Puberty for Girls named “Best/Worst News for Prevention” The drop in dangerous hospital staph infections in the United States was named the “Best News for Prevention” while girls beginning puberty at ages 7 and 8 was named the “Worst News for Prevention.” The “Best/Worst ... Read on »
Research Shows Niacin (B-3) Effective Against Staph Infections by Lucky V. Patient Expert Posted Mon 17 Sep 2012 7:00am A recent study published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation shows that Niacin (vitamin B3) supplementation offers an effective alternative to antibiotic treatment of staph infections. The research , supported by grants from the National Institutes of Health, concluded that a megadose of vitamin B3 (nicotinamide) was able to kill ant ... Read on »