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How to create an army of “Superbugs”

In a very good article, USA TODAY describes how hospitals across the US are fighting a “Superbug” war. What is a superbug? It is a bacterium that has gained the ability to be resistant to almost all available antibiotics. The … Continue reading

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Student suspended for sharing antibiotics.

Yesterday a Harnett County middle school student was suspended for giving some of her antibiotics to a friend. The student was given a¬†prescription¬†of antibiotics for a sinus infection and “other ailments”. When she got to school she: gave a pill … Continue reading

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