But these four bacteria, FLVR for short, can really impact a child's chances of developing asthma if given in the first three months of life.
Hint: It's not just calories.
They are coming up with a "halitosis vaccine" which targets how the fusobacteria attaches to the gums. I can't imagine how excited they are about the possibility of preventing colon cancer as well.
I would love to see more detail and more studies. Instead I think I'll see more transplants and more products.
"God made dirt and dirt don't hurt." According to a doctor who is the child of a pediatrician.
your chances of getting Flesh Eating Bacterial infection in your lifetime are infintessimally small. Go spent your time reading about the debauched lives of celebrities or some other more worthwhile pursuit. Good. Now that we've thinned the herd, lets get to the business of protecting your family against this nasty.
In order not to confuse the poor public, the media is not reporting that both of these illnesses are probably caused by different bacteria. And yes, for all those out there who think, "strep, I've had strep." Having strep does not mean your face will fall off.
Once you get infected, its not so easy to get well. The wound needs to be cleaned and sterilized. Then you need the right antibiotic to kill the wee beastie.
a variety of species should be used, as many have antibiotic effects against clostridium
people who contract Legionaires pneumonia often have suppressed immune systems due to other diseases