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DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., April 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Monday, March 30, the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE), the lead society for safety and quality in gastrointestinal
5 'bad guys' to worry about in 2015 DALLAS, April 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A hospital is thought of as a place people go to get well.
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Minister Ambrose unveils new action plan with concrete steps to address antimicrobial resistance in Canada, releases first ever integrated, national surveillance report and announces funding to
The recently implemented GAIN Act is expected to lure companies back into R&D as well as attract new participants, finds Frost & Sullivan LONDON, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The
We’ve all seen and probably ignored those lose weight, cure baldness or grow yourself a new face “with this one weird old trick” ads. But UK scientists were recently “astonished” by the effectiveness of a 9th century treatment for eye infections in combating an antibiotic-resistant superbug.
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Repeated use of some antibiotics could increase a person’s risk of developing type 2 diabetes, according to research published online Tuesday in the European Journal of Endocrinology.
Uh oh. The use of so many antibiotics is continuing to add to the global problem of antibiotic resistance.
Enterococcus is a Gram-positive, commensal bacterium inhabiting the gastrointestinal tracts of humans and other mammals. It is a main constituent of some probiotic food supplements. E. faecalis can cause life-threatening infections in humans, especially in the nosocomial environment, where the naturally high levels of antibiotic resistance found in E. faecalis contribute to its pathogenicity. It is frequently found in root canal-treated teeth in prevalence values ranging from 30% to 90% of...
Escherichia coli is a Gram-negative rod-shaped bacterium that is commonly found in the lower intestine of warm-blooded organisms. Most strains are harmless; however, some such as O157:H7 can cause food poisoning in humans and are often responsible for product recalls. The normal flora of the gut normally contains the harmless strains and often provide K2 to the body. They are not always confined to the intestine and have the ability to survive briefly outside of the body. It grows easily...
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- Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
- In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
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