MRSA May Cause NY Giants Player to Lose Foot

MRSA May Cause NY Giants Player to Lose Foot

Millions of people in the U.S. will develop illnesses and infections from antibiotic-resistant staph infections or bugs this year. Most people will have flu-like symptoms and recover easily. But, for many, the problem can result in loss of limbs and life as the sports world learned this past week. The New York Giants tight end […]

Antibiotic Resistant Infections in Children Increasing

Antibiotic Resistant Infections in Children Increasing

The number of American children developing infections from antibiotic resistant bacteria is increasing. A new study shows that more children, particularly toddlers, over the past 10 years have caught  so-called superbugs that are not easy to treat. The prevalence of  uncommon drug-resistant Gram-negative bacteria is growing, according to a study published today in the Journal of […]