Superbugs: how do you get them? How can you avoid them?
A California congressman wants answers from the Food and Drug Administration in the wake of superbug infections at a local hospital now linked to contaminated medical scopes.
An 18-year-old patient is suing a medical device maker, blaming the company for the superbug which broke out recently at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, which infected at least seven patients and killed two.
A California congressman wants an investigation into what the Food and Drug Administration is doing to prevent additional superbug infections after a deadly outbreak at a Los Angeles hospital linked to contaminated medical scopes.
With an antibiotic-resistant “superbug” outbreak connected to its facility, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center stopped short of pointing a finger at the manufacturer of a medical instrument believed to have spread the deadly germs.
This week’s report of a drug-resistant infection killing two patients, and infecting at least seven more at UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center, had a Sherman Oaks woman recalling her own bout with a so-called “superbug.”
There were growing questions and concerns Thursday about the transmission of a superbug bacteria that was exposed to nearly 200 patients at the UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center.
At least two patients have died and seven more have been infected after being exposed to a drug-resistant superbug at UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center.
A new threat emerges as a strand of untreatable and potentially deadly bacteria has begun spreading throughout the U.S., and health officials say one of these bugs is in Los Angeles.
Researchers are reporting an alarming combination: bedbugs carrying a staph “superbug.”