Consumer Reports Investigation Reveals How Hospitals Can Make Patients SickEvery year an estimated 648,000 people in the U.S. develop infections during a hospital stay and about 75,000 die.
Student At Novi High School Diagnosed With MRSAThe school was notified on Monday of the student's infection and took precautionary measures, including a deep-cleaning of the building.
Livonia Stevenson Student Diagnosed With MRSASchool officials say they are following District and Wayne County protocol for this case, and sanitization is under way.
Bucs Coach Schiano Hangs Up Sharply After MRSA QuestionThe phone was slammed down, and reporters started to laugh nervously. "How long was that?" one of them asks. "Not even six minutes," another says. Hear the entire interview HERE.
Metro Detroit Hospital Gets Germ Zapping RobotsA Metro Detroit hospital has a powerful new weapon in the war against germs.
Troy Student With MRSA Recovering, While School Takes Precautions A letter from school officials was reportedly sent home to parents notifying them of the student's bacterial infection.
Northville School Scrubs Locker Rooms As Teen Is Treated For MRSAShould parents be worried?
District Reports MRSA Case At Northville High School A case of MRSA has been reported at Northville High School within the athletic program.
Mt. Clemens Schools Closed Tuesday Due To MRSA OutbreakThe MRSA infection is caused by a strain of staph bacteria that has become resistant to antibiotics used to treat ordinary staph infections.
NanoBio To Present Data On RSV VaccineNanoBio Corp. said it will present data from two separate preclinical studies at the 52nd Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy meeting this week in San Francisco.
Doctor Warns Of Pedicure RiskPedicures are seen as the must have summer beauty treatment by many people, but not checking the cleanliness of your salon may lead to a MRSA bacterial infection.
Wayne State Study Finds MRSA In Detroit-Area MeatResearchers at Wayne State University and Henry Ford Health System who have identified antibiotic-resistant strains of the bacteria Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) -- known as MRSA -- in meat and poultry for sale in Metro Detroit grocery stores.
WSU Study Finds "Super Bacteria" In Local MeatResearchers at Wayne State University and Henry Ford Health System say they have found antibiotic-resistant MRSA in meat and poultry for sale in Metro Detroit grocery stores.
Study: Bedbugs With 'Superbug' Germ FoundResearchers are reporting an alarming combination: bedbugs carrying "superbug'' germs.
MRSA Case At Southgate SchoolDavidson Middle School student affected; district says situation is under control