Navigation Links
Golden Staph- the super bug spreads, posing a major health risk.

Australia: Bugs have gotten really bugging, and drug resistant and added to this seem to bespreading like wild fire out of hospitals, becoming a deadly health menace, according to a warning issued by scientists. // Golden staph, which has been present in large hospitals for a good many years, is now posing a major health hazard as related strains are triggering dangerous blood poisoning and pneumonia, even in those people who have not had any contact with hospitals.

Lead researcher associate professor Graeme Nimmo, of the Queensland Health Pathology Service, said "the large distances between Australian cities have been no barrier to the rapid spread of the major epidemic strains".

Scientists have also forewarned that these rates are only going to increase, and it would certainly pay well to be alert and cautious.

The Australian Team, in charge of Antimicrobial Resistance, comprising of team of doctors form Australia, studied the rate of infections for nearly a year and compared the results with the previous surveys. Alarmingly, their studies did show almost a doubling of incidences of golden staph, or methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), from 2000 to 2004. The reason for this spurt can be attributed to the indiscriminate use of antibiotics as well as evolution of bacteria.

It was also found during the survey that community-associated golden staph strains were gradually getting resistant to antimicrobial medicines. Community-associated golden staph commonly shows up as severe boils and abscesses, and can become very serious causing blood poisoning and pneumonia.

Professor Nimmo issued a warning to General Practitioners about the potential infections that golden staph could cause and said, “Rapid diagnosis and appropriate early treatment will help to reduce the more severe manifestations of these infections. It's even possible that more staphylococcal strains will become methicillin resistant, s
'"/>




Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Dentists Not Lured By Golden Hello Scheme In The UK
2. Acupuncture superseeds massage therapy for short term relief of pain
3. The superior steroids
4. High development costs hinder entry of cancer super drugs into the market
5. Use of antibiotics in farms may increase ‘super bugs
6. And now its super mice for longer memory
7. Inadequate labeling in sandwiches sold at UK supermarkets
8. Green signal for the 21st century super hospital
9. Superfoods make super healthy humans??
10. Deadly superbug on the rise
11. Bugged about super bugs
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Golden Staph the super bug spreads posing major health risk

(Date:8/30/2014)... 30, 2014 "My niece developed a ... at any moment, her fever might get worse," said ... me well aware of how she was doing, I ... ALARM to continuously monitor a child's temperature. The unit ... This ensures that prompt medical care can be given, ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 The ... mesh lawsuits ( http://www.injurybeacon.com/transvaginal-mesh/ ) filed against Boston ... sever four cases selected for one of the ... on August 18, 2014, U.S. District Judge Joseph ... Virginia disagrees with Boston Scientific’s contention that a ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... In today’s world, a good night’s sleep has become especially ... (a medical problem where the airway collapses during sleep and ... rest they need to face their daily challenges. , ... people in the United States alone have sleep apnea. Of ... those treated, many cannot tolerate their prescribed medical device known ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 Top10BestSEOHosting.com ... experienced researchers have announced that HostGator.com http://secure.hostgator.com/~affiliat/cgi-bin/affiliates/clickthru.cgi?id=seohosts ... the current market. Also, they has announced that ... webmasters. , Hostgator, one of the Top ... supplier of cheap Windows hosting, and it offers ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... August 28th, 2014: With the prevalence ... and the toll that takes on the individual as ... education for physical therapists addresses this problem. , In ... others, Hands-On Seminars is offering discounts on their continuing ... styles are available to fit the individual needs of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit News: Federal Judge Refuses Boston Scientific Request for Separate Trials in Four Bellwether Cases, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit News: Federal Judge Refuses Boston Scientific Request for Separate Trials in Four Bellwether Cases, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Snoring: Bad for Relationships, Bad for Health 2Health News:Snoring: Bad for Relationships, Bad for Health 3Health News:Top10BestSEOHosting.com: HostGator.com Is The Best Windows Hosting Supplier 2Health News:Leader in Manual Therapy Continuing Education Makes it Easier for Physical Therapists to Improve Results on Patients 2
... long-term outcomes, researchers say , THURSDAY, Oct. 25 (HealthDay News) ... peptide (ANP) can lessen cardiac injuries after heart attack and ... a Japanese study in this week,s issue of The ... damaged heart muscle (infarct) and lessened what,s known as "reperfusion ...
... PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 26 Varian Medical,Systems, ... in the industry in overall,service performance by the ... by IMV, Ltd., a research company that,analyzes service ... performance on the basis of telephone interviews with,customers. ...
... respected radiology groups partners ... IT solutions, BOSTON, Oct. 26 AMICAS, Inc. ... image and information management,solutions, today announced that it has ... AZ. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20060202/AMICASLOGO ) "AMICAS ...
... Strengthen International ... Growth Opportunities, MONROVIA, Calif, Oct. ... manufacturer and marketer of,minimally invasive ophthalmic products, today announced that it ... shareholders in,Canon Staar Co., Inc., a joint venture that was formed ...
... Third ... Straight Year, FLINT, Mich., Oct. 26 ... Medicaid health,plans have been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as ... top 50,Commercial plans and the top 25 plans for both Medicare and ...
... and Support for "Patient Navigator,Program" Site At ... EVERETT, Wash., Oct. 25 The American Cancer,Society ... Program at,the Providence Regional Cancer Partnership in Everett, ... a strategic nationwide effort to,significantly extend the reach ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Varian Medical Systems Ranks First in Overall Service Performance in 2007 Survey of U.S. Radiation Oncology Professionals 2Health News:Radiology Ltd. Chooses AMICAS as End-to-End Solutions Provider 2Health News:Radiology Ltd. Chooses AMICAS as End-to-End Solutions Provider 3Health News:STAAR Surgical to Purchase Canon's Interest in Japanese Joint Venture 2Health News:STAAR Surgical to Purchase Canon's Interest in Japanese Joint Venture 3Health News:STAAR Surgical to Purchase Canon's Interest in Japanese Joint Venture 4Health News:STAAR Surgical to Purchase Canon's Interest in Japanese Joint Venture 5Health News:Everett-Area Cancer Patients Can More Easily Navigate Health Care System Thanks to the American Cancer Society and AstraZeneca 2Health News:Everett-Area Cancer Patients Can More Easily Navigate Health Care System Thanks to the American Cancer Society and AstraZeneca 3Health News:Everett-Area Cancer Patients Can More Easily Navigate Health Care System Thanks to the American Cancer Society and AstraZeneca 4Health News:Everett-Area Cancer Patients Can More Easily Navigate Health Care System Thanks to the American Cancer Society and AstraZeneca 5
(Date:8/29/2014)... /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Market Research Report on Global and ... professional and in-depth market survey on Global ... report firstly reviews the basic information of X-Ray ... technology. The report then explores global and China,s ... product specification, capacity, Production value, and market share ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... , Aug. 29, 2014 Pomerantz LLP ... S.A. ("EDAP" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: EDAP ) ... in United States District Court, Southern District of ... is on behalf of a class consisting of all ... 1, 2013 and July 30, 2014, inclusive (the "Class ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... Aug. 29, 2014  BC Technical, the nation,s leading ... Medical Imaging, a leader in sales, service and installation ... allows BC Technical to continue to expand their resources ... and CT modalities. "We are committed ... Mark Alvarez , president and CEO of BC Technical. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:X-Ray Crystallography Scanner Industry For Global and Chinese Market Forecast to 2019 2X-Ray Crystallography Scanner Industry For Global and Chinese Market Forecast to 2019 3X-Ray Crystallography Scanner Industry For Global and Chinese Market Forecast to 2019 4X-Ray Crystallography Scanner Industry For Global and Chinese Market Forecast to 2019 5SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action against EDAP TMS S.A. and Certain Officers - EDAP 2SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action against EDAP TMS S.A. and Certain Officers - EDAP 3BC Technical Acquires Polaris Medical Imaging 2
... , , , MELBOURNE, Australia, Dec. ... New Objective , Key points: , *Single injection of ... levels and sustained reduction in blood glucose levels , ... of pancreatic islets, and increase in insulin-producing beta cells ...
... , SANDWICH, Mass., Dec. 17 ... is too much and how do those working with patients ... from over exposure? Veteran-owned RADeCO Health, Inc. of Sandwich, Ma. ... CT dosimeter, a new monitoring device designed to monitor ionizing ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Single Dose of Proprietary Adult Stem Cells Regenerates Damaged Pancreas and Reduces Blood Glucose Levels in Diabetes 2Single Dose of Proprietary Adult Stem Cells Regenerates Damaged Pancreas and Reduces Blood Glucose Levels in Diabetes 3Revolutionary Radiation Monitoring Device for CT Scans 2Revolutionary Radiation Monitoring Device for CT Scans 3
The Optima III line of laparoscopic hand instruments provides a well-crafted set of instruments designed for strength and durability....
The Optima III line of laparoscopic hand instruments provides a well-crafted set of instruments designed for strength and durability....
For use with Snap-In Snap-Out-II tip inserts. Available in five styles, the Snap-In Snap-Out-II Laparoscopic Instrument Handles offer the broadest range available....
For use with Snap-In Snap-Out-II tip inserts. Available in five styles, the Snap-In Snap-Out-II Laparoscopic Instrument Handles offer the broadest range available....
Medicine Products: