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An Antibiotic to Kill Superbugs?

Staph medical illustration, CDC Mesh Medical Device News Desk, June 15, 2017 ~ Could alterations to the  standard antibiotic, vancomycin, provide an answer to treat some antibiotic-resistant Superbugs? Superbugs, as they are known, have evolved faster than the antibiotics created to fight them. Every year more than two [...]

By |2017-06-15T11:42:29-05:00June 15th, 2017|Medical News|4 Comments

CDC Ending Comments on Opioid Use for Chronic Pain

Mesh News Desk, January 12, 2016 ~ Several months ago the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) proposed guidelines for opioid prescribing for those suffering  from chronic pain and mesh pain.  Since then there have been 1,800 comments registered. Wednesday, January 13th, the CDC closes the comment period. With [...]

By |2016-01-12T15:44:41-05:00January 12th, 2016|News|28 Comments