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Why a doctor's white coat could be contributing to the spread of harmful bacteria The honorary white coat most doctors wear is a symbol of their profession, showcasing their doctorness and clout. Patients actually prefer their doctors to dress in...
Are Fungus and Bacterial Infections on the Verge of Becoming an Epidemic? CNN reported on a fungus that is making global headlines, again. Candida auris. This strain of fungus poses a threat for hospital patients with a weakened immune system,...
Global Hospital Acquired MRSA Infections outlook through 2028 has been published and is now available to purchase from PioneerReports.com The market report provides an overview of the Hospital Acquired Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) Infections by providing the disease overview, definition,...
Superbugs thought to cause 23,000 deaths a year in the U.S. could be five-seven times higher. One million Americans experience complications from an antibiotic-resistant infection each year. These infections are most likely picked up in a hospital or clinic, and...
Lurking Hospital Germs Causing Harm And More Illness. Most don’t raise their hand and volunteer to go to the hospital to spend time lying in a bed. Inevitably, illness and accidents happen and we end up needing treatment, surgery, or...
Are you at risk of acquiring a hospital infection after surgery? Hospital infections acquired post surgery have been on the rise. As a patient, it is never anticipated to go in for an everyday surgery such as a knee scope,...
A call for change in hospital cleaning and patient protection measures.  Do you know someone who has been in the hospital recently, or have you been in a hospital bed? Most of us have or will visit a hospital every...
Why Your Skin Is a Vital Part Of Your Health “You can’t walk on planet earth without your terrestrial space suit,” stated Dr. Peter Elias, an authority when it comes to the skin and its outermost layer the stratum corneum....
Lakeview Regional Medical Center, a campus of Tulane Medical Center, is the first hospital in Louisiana to utilize Biovigil, the newest health technology solution in reducing hospital-associated infections through hand hygiene. Lakeview Regional Medical Center, a campus of Tulane Medical...
What you need to know about Bacteria It is estimated there at over 5,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 variations of bacteria living on this earth. CBS Sunday Morning Anchor, Jane Pauley, reported on the the discovery of bacteria Sunday, September 17, 2017 during the...

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