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Superbugs vs. Superdrugs
By Michael Dorausch, D.C.
Nature makes bugs, man makes drugs to kill the bugs. Nature makes stronger bugs to resist the drugs that man makes to kill the bugs. Man makes stronger drugs to kill the stronger bugs that resist man's drugs. Nature makes superbugs to resist the stronger drugs. Man mak...
Superbugs are Superkillers

The ABC News headlines read, "Antibiotics Essentially Useless Against Many Diseases" and MSNBC headlines read, " 'Superbugs' pose global health threat."
The World Health Organization reported yesterday that, "if people do not stop misusing antibiotics, new 'superbugs' that resist all drugs ...
Superbugs Are Spreading
A February 28th report from Associated Press states that cases of drug-resistant "super bacteria" are on the rise in Los Angeles and have began infecting "healthy" people which is baffling medical doctors.
The AP report mentions that although bacteria do develop a resistance to antibiotic treat...
More Superbugs Resisting Antibiotics

Several sources in the press are again reporting on the growing resistance of bacteria to prescribed antibiotics.
The CDC reported this week that a 63-year-old woman died from an infection of Staphylococcus aureus which was resistant to traditional antibiotics.
Interestingly, staph bac...
UK launches plan to beat hospital "superbugs"
From London - British health officials have announced plans to set new hygiene standards for hospitals to combat the spread of so-called "superbugs."

According to the Department of Health, the new guidelines are aimed at fighting hospital-acquired infections such as MRSA, methicillin-resistan...
The Not So Benign Antibiotic
By Michael Dorausch, D.C.
Massive amounts of antibiotics have been purchased by Americans during the past few weeks as a result of fear. A fear of sickness or even death from agents such as anthrax has many Americans concerned and some have already began taking various drugs in hopes of "preven...
MDs Issue Guidelines on Antibiotics
By Michael Dorausch, D.C.
Last week, doctors from the American Academy Of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine issued guidelines in hopes of limiting antibiotic use.
According to an ABC News report, the doctors feel that over-the-counter cold medications are a better choice in ...
Ear Infections without antibiotics, what's a child to do?
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Earlier today, we reported on a study published in the September 2006 issue of JAMA, regarding children's ear infections and the use of antibiotics > > > Most Kids Ear Infections Healing without Antibiotics. The study basically concluded that most children suffering fro...
Rapid Spread of MRSA Drug Resistant Staph Bacteria in Hospitals
By Michael Dorausch, D.C.
The medical community is divided over what approach should be taken in controlling the rapid spread of drug resistant Staphylococcus Aureus bacteria in hospitals and other crisis care facilities. There are professionals with the belief that hospitals should be performi...


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