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Blue light could treat superbug infections

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), a bacterium that causes infection in various parts of the body, is often called a “superbug” thanks to its ability to dodge many common antibiotics. Although most MRSA infections aren’t serious, some can be life-threatening, sometimes resulting in amputation of the infected appendage. Rather than rolling the… Read More »

'There is light at the end of the tunnel' – Woman (24) diagnosed with lyme disease

Sara Donohue says ‘there is light at the end of the tunnel’ after Lyme Disease. Photo: Dylan Vaughan. ‘There is light at the end of the tunnel’ – Woman (24) diagnosed with lyme disease Independent.ie There’s nothing Sara Donohue (24) likes more than being outdoors. And living in Royal Oak, Co Carlow, with her parents… Read More »

How I found light at the end of the very dark tunnel that acne plunged me into – The Guardian

Opinion Acne Simon Troeth The condition and its after-effects have shaped my character in ways I’m only now beginning to understand. Mostly positive It’s usually special and a bit thrilling to be told that you’re one in 200,000. But when I turned 17 and my cystic acne hit like a category 5 cyclone, I felt… Read More »