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Acriflavine, an antiseptic in widespread use early last century, but abandoned with the discovery of Penicillin, could help tackle the rise of anti

iflscience.com Nov 29 2016 - 06:51

With drug-resistant strains of bacteria jeopardizing the lives of hundreds of thousands of people and few new treatments on the horizon, scientists

dw.com Nov 29 2016 - 05:17

While the pesticide is currently allowed in Canada, this could potentially change.

cultureofawareness.com Nov 29 2016 - 00:02

(Newser) – An antiseptic that German scientists invented in 1912 using coal tar has the potential to help treat and prevent both viral and bacteria

Newser Nov 28 2016 - 22:44

The World Health Organization has previously warned about the potential global crisis of an increasing number of bugs that are resistant to antibio

Science World Report Nov 28 2016 - 19:38

LONDON: Predatory bacteria - that eat others of their kind - could be a new weapon in the fight against drug-resistant bacteria or 'superbugs&

Times of India Nov 28 2016 - 14:58

Its digital UV light kills germs in a matter of seconds, eradicating E.

ladyandtheblog.com Nov 28 2016 - 09:43

A pilot study suggests it could prevent unnecessary prescribing of antibiotics which can lead to superbugs becoming resistant to drugs — currently

Daily Mail Nov 28 2016 - 09:43

A century-old antiseptic made from coal tar and used to treat wounds and sleeping sickness in World War I Australian soldiers has been found to hel

The Daily Advertiser Nov 28 2016 - 04:14

An antiseptic used to treat wounds during World War I that has been out of use for more than 50 years could help fight superbugs and prevent future

International Business Times Nov 28 2016 - 03:38

An antiseptic used to treat wounds during World War I and has been out of use for more than 50 years could help fight superbugs and prevent future

ABC Online Nov 28 2016 - 01:22

An antiseptic from World War I that hasn't been used for more than 50 years could help fight superbugs and viral infections.

Stuff Nov 28 2016 - 00:32

Antiseptic from World War I proves to be effective and useful against superbugs in the recent times, finds a study from Hudson Institute of Medical

Med India Nov 28 2016 - 00:04

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The Age Nov 27 2016 - 21:26

Fearful of the continual rise of “superbug” infections that are resistant to antibiotics, Yale Medicine has focused on reducing the number of infec

Fierce Health Care Nov 27 2016 - 19:03

Researchers at Imperial College London and the University of Nottingham have found a novel way of killing harmful bacteria [bbc.com] that cause inf

soylentnews.org Nov 26 2016 - 23:08

GP PATIENTS face an on-the-spot blood test under a Federal Government plan to reduce overuse of antibiotics, stave off deadly superbugs and cut cos

Courier Mail Nov 26 2016 - 01:53

In that latter category, Walz said health observers are increasingly concerned with antibiotic-resistant bacteria, a resilient group popularly refe

The Dickinson Press Nov 25 2016 - 22:54

Two disinfecting robots officially known as Xenex Germ-Zapping Robots, or more colloquially Rosie and Mavis, have been introduced to Queen’s Hospit

The Daily Express Nov 25 2016 - 09:33

Superbugs, or those which are resistant to antibiotics, have been all over the news in recent months.

infowars.com Nov 25 2016 - 07:45

Graphene is also being used to fight superbugs: In March this year it was found that the wonder material could be used to fight infections if coate

Daily Mail Nov 25 2016 - 03:06

Antibiotic-resistant bacterial diseases such as certain types of sepsis, pneumonia and Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) are on th

Knoxville News Sentinel Nov 25 2016 - 01:55

Experts say the approach was unusual, but should not be overlooked.

suchtv.pk Nov 24 2016 - 22:48

One of the most popular doomsday scenarios is that of a future where antibiotics become useless to fight off superbugs, making simple infections de

HealthAIM Nov 24 2016 - 20:04

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dailyreckoning.com.au Nov 24 2016 - 17:05

Bacteria resistant to all the antibiotic drugs commonly used in Hong Kong have been found on the city’s MTR commuter rail network, scientists say.

South China Morning Post Nov 24 2016 - 15:46

Indeed, the World Health Organisation recently described humanity as being in “a race against time” to develop antibiotics against multi-drug resis

sciblogs.co.nz Nov 24 2016 - 12:04

A series of experiments have shown that a dose of ‘Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus’ could dramatically challenge such superbugs.

The Daily Express Nov 24 2016 - 09:48

Genetically modified mosquitos and predatory bacteria could help us win the war against diseases carried by mosquitos and caused by superbugs.

Fresh Business Thinking Nov 24 2016 - 03:36

It was reported that, despite a critical HIQA inspector’s report and the provision of a national infection control tea m to tackle the problem, new

limerickleader.ie Nov 23 2016 - 22:14

Predatory bacteria - that eat others of their kind - could be a new weapon in the fight against superbugs, say UK researchers.

daily-sun.com Nov 23 2016 - 21:09

Predatory bacteria - that eat others of their kind - could be a new weapon in the fight against superbugs, say UK researchers.

BBC Nov 23 2016 - 19:15

Similarly, healthy people who have never had a course of antibiotics could still have antibiotic-resistant superbugs living happily up their noses

sciblogs.co.nz Nov 23 2016 - 11:58

Just in the past year, the medical community has introduced methods offering better cancer screenings, improved vaccines to fight superbugs, and we

Daily Herald Nov 22 2016 - 23:27

Although the use, and potential misuse, of more powerful cleaning products might be sparked by increasing awareness of so-called superbugs such as

www.unison.org.uk Nov 22 2016 - 15:56

Scientists have discovered an unusual way to treat antibiotic-resistant bacterial infections.

Digital Journal Nov 22 2016 - 15:56

Hyderabad: Surreptitious drug-evading bacteria with heightened virulence and ability to infect humans have turned up in chickens in India, scientis

thehansindia.com Nov 22 2016 - 14:01

With good reason, Dan Greulich’s doctors called him “the miracle man.” In the span of a decade, the insurance company executive engaged not once, b

Insurance Journal Nov 22 2016 - 11:17

Some bacterial strains, such as MRSA, have become a huge problem in hospitals where they’ve become antibiotic-resistant, earning them the name “sup

naturallivingideas.com Nov 22 2016 - 04:57

It is alleged that that up to 30 people have died at a Limerick hospital after being infected with superbugs.

theliberal.ie Nov 22 2016 - 02:55

MULTIDRUG-resistant superbugs have been responsible for up to 30 deaths at University Hospital Limerick, a whistleblower has claimed.

limerickleader.ie Nov 22 2016 - 02:12

Misuse of antibiotics, along with global travel and antibiotic use in animal feed, have all contributed to antibiotic resistance and the emergence

fiddleheadfocus.com Nov 21 2016 - 22:02

Today marks the start of World Antibiotic Awareness week, an initiative of the World Health Organization (WHO) to raise awareness and understanding

sciblogs.co.nz Nov 21 2016 - 21:26

Four manufacturers are set to remove a number of ingredients already banned in the US from Australian anti-bacterial soaps as experts say the produ

babyology.com.au Nov 21 2016 - 15:35

Campaigners say the emergence of these so-called superbugs is due to the use of antibiotics on livestock in the UK over decades.

The Scotsman Nov 21 2016 - 11:39

We sometimes call these antibiotic-resistant bacteria “superbugs.” Factors that can increase the development of superbugs include: the unnecessary


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khmertimeskh.com Nov 21 2016 - 09:52

The agency also plays a critical role in fighting the spread of antibiotic-resistant “superbugs,” preventing prescription drug overdoses, and reduc

Washington Post Nov 21 2016 - 06:24

More than two thirds of South Africans surveyed think that antibiotics should be prescribed to treat colds and flu, according to the World Health O

Health24 Nov 21 2016 - 04:37

Thailand has set a target to halve antimicrobial-resistant infections by 2021 as part of ambitious efforts to join the global fight against "s

bangkokpost.com Nov 20 2016 - 20:23