Infections


Patients with Severe Obesity Suffer from Infections After Heart Surgery

Patients with Severe Obesity Suffer from Infections After Heart Surgery

It has been found that patients with severe obesity tend to suffer from infections after heart surgery. The morbid obesity seem...

Jun 2 2016, 6:39am CDT

Novel Rapid Test for Bacterial Infections Found Promising

Novel Rapid Test for Bacterial Infections Found Promising

Researchers have developed a device with the potential of shortening the time required to rapidly diagnose bacterial infections...

May 9 2016, 4:17am CDT

Too Little Sleep Increases the Risk of Cold and Other Infections

Too Little Sleep Increases the Risk of Cold and Other Infections

A good sleep at night is necessary for optimal heath, says study....

Apr 12 2016, 3:57am CDT

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Longer Prison Sentences Raises Number of Sexual Partners, HIV Infections

A new study published in the journal Social Science and Medicine reveals that incarceration raises the number of people who inv...

Feb 10 2016, 12:18pm CST

BC Basketball team

E. Coli Outbreak at Chipotle: 10 Boston College Basketball Players Sick with Infections

Although a number of basketball players at Boston College have called in sick and unable to practice or in any good shape for a...

Dec 9 2015, 8:53am CST

Children Exposed to Arsenic Before Birth More Prone to Respiratory Infections

Children Exposed to Arsenic Before Birth are More Prone to Respiratory Infections

Pregnant women who had contact with arsenic will give birth to children at a higher risk of respiratory infections....

Nov 10 2015, 10:46pm CST

New Study: Common Pain Relievers Fight Bacterial Infections

New Study: Common Pain Relievers Fight Bacterial Infections

Potentially huge news is simmering in the world of infectious disease treatment. Researchers publishing in the journal Chemistr...

Mar 17 2014, 12:01am CDT