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  1. Human hand holding MRSA colonies on blood agar plate.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Fairfield Citizen-News

    The number of bacterial and fungal infections that are resistant to antibiotics is increasing in the United States, and a new report from the Centers for Disease Control identifies the biggest culprits. Click through the slideshow for more information on the 18 most dangerous drug-resistant infections.

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  2. 5 of the Filthiest Places to Avoid on AirplanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Southern Living

    ... have had cold viruses, human parainfluenza viruses, norovirus (which can cause diarrhea and vomiting) and the superbug MRSA, which causes skin infections. The high amount of bacteria is likely linked to plane cleaning crews not having enough time ...

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  3. Indiana woman desperate to bring boy she has raised home from HondurasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 20 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... that conversation with him?" Over the last four years serving in Honduras, Kenzie contracted dengue fever, chikungunya, MRSA, and several mosquito born illnesses. She had to return to Indiana for health concerns multiple times, and cannot stay ...

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  4. The sick list: Spotting and treating 5 contagious illnesses and ailments your child may encounterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 19 | The Wave

    You get a school notice about head lice in your kid's classroom and know your first-grader has been scratching her head incessantly. Or you take your football-playing son to the doctor with what you think is an infected spider bite, and it's diagnosed as the bacterial skin infection MRSA.

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  5. MRSA Drugs Market: Product Launches to Underscore Lucrative Growth OpportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 19 | SBWire

    Growing need to treat the methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus infections has led to an upsurge in demand for MRSA drugs. In addition, overconsumption of the antibiotics is further expected to contribute towards growth of the global MRSA drugs market.

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  6. Man's artificial hip infected with 'rabbit fever'Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 19 | Fox News

    ... Rawal said. When they do occur, the likely culprits are the organisms Staphylococcus aureus , which gives rise to MRSA (methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus) infections, or streptococcus or pseudomonas species, he said. The man did not want ...

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  7. Extremely Rare Case: Man's Artificial Hip Infected with 'Rabbit Fever'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 19 | LiveScience

    ... Rawal said. When they do occur, the likely culprits are the organisms Staphylococcus aureus , which gives rise to MRSA (methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus) infections, or streptococcus or pseudomonas species, he said. The man did not want ...

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  8. New hope for old antibiotics: Scientists have found a way to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | NewsTarget.com

    ... added to five strains of drug-resistant bacteria, namely Salmonella and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus or MRSA. Around 480 tests were conducted overall, each with a different quantum dot/antibiotics/bacteria combination. The researchers ...

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  9. Have you ever thought about how dirty that bounce house you rented may be? Read Story Jennifer TitusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 15 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... are just oozing and getting bigger." The Department of Health says they cannot pinpoint where the children contracted MRSA. It could have spread from each other or inside the house, but that would require further testing. There are photos swarming ...

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  10. UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention Warns Against Wearing White Coats Outside Health FacilitiesRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 14 | Al Bawaba

    ... Some of those bacterial strains might be resistant strains such as Methicillin Resistance Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) which might spread from hospital to the community and vice versa, and will be very difficult to treat. The Ministry, H.E. said, is ...

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  11. A Left Coast reactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Western Livestock Journal

    ... to livestock are different and seldom are the same drugs given to both. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is perhaps the most well-known bacterium that has become resistant to antibiotics. Most human antibiotic-resistant infections ...

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  12. Investment Analysts' Weekly Ratings Changes for Motif Bio PLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... pneumonia (HABP), including those caused by resistant strains, such as methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and multi-drug resistant Streptococcus pneumonia (MDRSP). Receive News & Ratings for Motif Bio PLC Daily - Enter your email ...

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  13. 'Drink medicine' works as well as injection to treat skin soresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... form of Staphylococcus . This antibiotic-resistant bacteria, known as methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), is genetically different from other strains. It has become resistant to antibiotics, making it very hard to treat. The trial ...

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  14. Today in the pressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | RTE.ie

    ... developed a pioneering antimicrobial coating which kills 99.99% of harmful bacteria and superbugs such as E.Coli and MRSA, has won this year's Irish Times overall innovation of the year award. The innovation has potential applications in areas such ...

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  15. The epidemiology and transmission of methicillin-resistant...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | BioMed Central

    Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus is one of the most common multidrug-resistant organisms in healthcare settings worldwide, but little is known about MRSA transmission outside of acute healthcare settings especially in Asia. We describe the methods for a prospective longitudinal study of MRSA prevalence and transmission.

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  16. Nabriva Therapeutics AG (NBRV) Upgraded to "Buy" by Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | IntersportsWire

    ... candidate consists of BC-3781, developed for the treatment of serious skin infections and bacterial pneumonia caused by MRSA and other drug resistant bacteria; BC-7013, a topical pleuromutilin antibiotic which are in different clinical trial. ...

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  17. Fighting sport's hidden foeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | Bend Bulletin

    A ventilation system found in every hockey player's locker at Colgate University as of August 2017. By the thousands, high schools, colleges and professional teams have followed Colgate's path with aggressive, almost obsessive, steps to prevent MRSA outbreaks.

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  18. Diagnosis: If the Boy Had Pneumonia, Why Did He Have Odd Sores on His Body?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | The New York Times

    ... and Staphylococcus aureus. One medicine he'd been given would have treated antibiotic-resistant staph aureus (MRSA). Maybe it was some kind of fungus - they often infect the lung before moving on to other parts of the body, like the skin. Or perhaps ...

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  19. Everyday health dilemmas solved by expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 9 | Daily Mail

    ... for them to live in.' 'There are some quite unpleasant bugs up the nose, too - around 3 per cent of the population have MRSA in their nose.' The MRSA bacterium typically only makes people ill when it gains access to the body, for example though a ...

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  20. Theravance Biopharma Reports Positive New Data From Multiple Studies Of VIBATIV (Telavancin) AtRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 8 | BioSpace

    ... or improved to step-down therapy and 9.4% failed treatment. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) or MRSA was the most commonly isolated pathogen responsible for the bone and joint infections at baseline. The median VIBATIV daily ...

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