Misc. Infections News

Date Posted
Article Title
5/17/2001
Nailing the Problem

Fake nails on nurses can harbor bacteria

5/16/2001
Frugality Endangers Kidney Patients

Center's cost-cutting leads to severe infections

5/14/2001
How About a Swim in February?

At least it won't cause a cold

5/14/2001
Herbal Products Low Risk for 'Mad Cow'

Yet, the small risk demands your attention

5/13/2001
Finding the Line of Yeast Resistance

Scientists identify gene that enables fungi to grow on plastic medical implants

5/9/2001
The Carbon Monoxide Paradox

At low levels, it reverses tissue death in mice

5/7/2001
Infections May Fight Cancer Growth

Study says inflammation be a medical ally, not an enemy

5/7/2001
A 3 Percent Solution Kills Staph

Hospital bacteria can be controlled

5/4/2001
College Students Need Course on Antibiotics

Some sick students insist on drugs that won't help.

5/4/2001
Creutzfeldt-Jakob Risk Not Just From 'Mad Cows'

Contaminated surgical instruments may have caused U.S. cases