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Methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)

Methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)

MRSA is most commonly contracted by elderly or sick people who have spend time in hospital. Find out more about who is most susceptible, the symptoms and how it can be prevented. Overview Methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus or more commonly known as MRSA is a bacterial infection, which has a resistance to antibiotic methicillin. There [...]

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MRSA Symptoms

MRSA Symptoms

With the infection becoming more and more common within certain environments, it is becoming increasingly beneficial for people to make themselves familiar with MRSA symptoms. What is MRSA? MRSA is a strain of the staphylococcus aureus but is a particularly resilient and fast progressing one. Certain people are more likely to become infected and it [...]

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MRSA Infection

MRSA Infection

The MRSA infection is due to the particularly resilient bacterium known as staphylococcus. It is most commonly caught in places with poor hygiene and can be difficult treat. Overview The MRSI infection can be caught anywhere and by anyone but it most often effects those that spend long period of time in close contact with [...]

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MRSA Treatment

MRSA Treatment

With all the current hype about MRSA that has surfaced lately, it is easy to get paranoid about it. Whilst it can be very severe and even life threatening, when sought out quickly MRSA treatment is highly effective. Introduction to MRSA MRSA is short for methicillin-resistant staphylococcus, the name of the bacterium that infects certain [...]

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