U.S. Health Alert: Officials fear possibility of ‘superbug’ outbreak

Posted on February 28, 2013 • Filed under: Travel Health, United-States

According to dailymail.co.uk, “At least seven deaths were traced to the infection in an outbreak at the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center last year…The ‘superbug’ springs from a type of bacteria that is resistant to antibiotics and can linger in the body for more than a year…Doctors say it’s still impossible to eradicate the ‘superbug’ and are focusing on containing the spread” Read Article

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