• Survey: Hospitals failing to stop spread of ‘superbugs’

    WASHINGTON — Twice as many people die of infections they catch in the hospital than die in car crashes, and hospitals in the D.C. area are no better than the nationwide average in keeping patients…

  • 1,000-Year-Old Eye Infection Salve May Kill MRSA Super Bug, Study Shows

    (NEW YORK) — A relatively new super bug may have met its match in a 1,000-year-old eye treatment, according to researchers from the University of Nottingham. The recipe to cure eye infections comes from Bald’s…

  • Deadly bacteria could be lurking in your meat

    A bacteria that kills more people than AIDS is lurking in the meat aisle in grocery stores around the U.S.