Layering minute amounts of Manuka honey between layers of surgical mesh acts as a natural antibiotic that could prevent infection following an operation, new research has shown.
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Samoa is under a state of emergency as its health system struggles with the crisis. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks to the editor of the Samoa Observer, Keni Lesah.
Research led by scientists from McMaster University has yielded a potent antimicrobial that works against the toughest infectious disease strains. The find could be the beginning of developing new therapeutics to combat drug-resistant infections.
Ashleigh Cope, 22, had an unnamed outpatient surgery before Thanksgiving, but Strep bacteria infected the surgical site. She's been on life support over a week, fighting for her life.
Samoa on Thursday closed all non-essential public and private services for two days to combat a measles epidemic that has killed more than 60 people, mostly babies and children, in a battle complicated by a vocal anti-vaccination movement.
Shops, schools and roads have all been closed on the Pacific island, to allow the government to focus on containing the deadly outbreak. Officials will go door-to-door to vaccinate residents.
Vaccine coverage in the small nation is lacking, partially attributable to two vaccine-related deaths
Caitlyn Jenner made a cheeky reference about her gender transition as she was grilled about her figure on I'm A Celebrity.
The UFC and United States Anti-Doping Agency have made significant revisions to the promotion's anti-doping policy, according to Brett Okamoto of ESPN. The promotion will now have a " UFC prohibited list" and a list of " certified supplements