Even a Short Hospital Stay Affects Your Gut, and Here’s Why it Matters

Being in the hospital is sometimes necessary because of an injury or illness. However, studies have shown that even short-term…

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Is the Key to Fighting Superbugs Right Under Our Noses?

Actually, it might be in our noses. Scientists in Germany have discovered a strain of bacterium hiding in the human…

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Study Finds Antibiotics May Increase Infection Risk

The next time your doc prescribes a round of antibiotics, here is something you may want to think about: a…

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Superbugs Common among Seniors, Handwashing is Key

Health care workers know about the importance of frequent handwashing, but after finding out that most seniors (nearly 25%) leave…

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Probiotics Becoming More Common in Hospital Treatment Plans

Something interesting is happening in hospitals across the country. According to a recent survey involving more than 140 hospitals in…

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