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Bedbugs With 'Superbug' Germ Found

AP | By MIKE STOBBE | Posted 07.11.2011 | Home

ATLANTA -- Hate insects? Afraid of germs? Researchers are reporting an alarming combination: bedbugs carrying a staph "superbug." Canadian scientists ...

When The Drugs Don't Work

Reuters | Kate Kelland and Ben Hirschler | Posted 06.01.2011 | Home

By Kate Kelland and Ben Hirschler David Livermore is in a race against evolution. In his north London lab, he holds up an evil-smelling culture...

Drug Resistant Superbugs Found In 3 States

AP | MARILYNN MARCHIONE | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

BOSTON — An infectious-disease nightmare is unfolding: Bacteria that have been made resistant to nearly all antibiotics by an alarming new gene ...

New Superbug Gene Could Spread Worldwide, Doctors Warn

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — People traveling to India for medical procedures have brought back to Britain a new gene that allows any bacteria to become a superbug,...