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,...
The Secret Language of Bacteria and How It Is Affecting Global Health. Bacteria act as a family after a patient becomes infected. They grow together, reproduce and share resources. In the bacteria world, everything is fine, until a new family...
Measles can be traced back to the 7th century, and has long been out of sight, out of mind for many of us. The standard for most over the age of 35, was the practice of the MMR vaccine...
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...
A quickly escalating measles outbreak around Portland, Oregon, has led health officials in nearby Clark County, Wash., to declare a public health emergency as they warn that people infected with the highly contagious virus since the beginning of the...
Chan Zuckerberg Initiative funds research center to find cures for disease. Curing major disease is a big initiative, yet Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan, MD, are on a quest to do just that. Zuckerberg announced that he will...
CDC Recommends Getting Flu Shot by October 31, 2018 Flu season is almost upon us, and the Center for Disease Control (CDC) in the United States has issued a recommendation for all persons aged greater than six months who do...
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), healthcare workers are monitoring 1,000 people at this time during the newest Ebola outbreak in Congo. The epicenter of the newest outbreak is Beni, and where a medical quarantine has been set...
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...

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