What is a Flesh-Eating Disease?
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What is a Flesh-Eating Disease?

Faith Hirschbein - December 29, 2012

Necrotizing fasciitis, also known as “flesh-eating disease,” is a rare but serious bacterial infection. The infection can enter the body through respiratory droplets, such as a sneeze or cough,…

Celebrate National Handwashing Awareness Week December 2-8
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Public Health
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Celebrate National Handwashing Awareness Week December 2-8

Faith Hirschbein - December 8, 2012

In the United States, hospital patients get nearly 2 million infections each year. That’s about 1 infection for every 20 patients. Infections that patients contract in the…