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Small study finds bedbugs with drug-resistant ‘superbugs’

May 12, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Hate insects? Afraid of germs? Researchers are reporting an alarming combination: bedbugs carrying a staph “superbug.” Canadian scientists detected drug-resistant staph bacteria in bedbugs from three hospital patients from a downtrodden Vancouver neighborhood. Continue Reading

Study: half of supermarket meat may have staph bug

April 17, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Half the meat and poultry sold in the supermarket may be tainted with the staph germ, a new report suggests. Continue Reading