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'Poop Pills' Help treat Gut Infection

By | Thu, 10/03/2013 - 18:03

For those who suffer from infection brought on by C. difficile, and who can't tolerate other methods of fecal transplant, newly developed "poop pills" have been just as effective.

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5 Major Hospital-Acquired Infections Cost The US $10B Annually

By | Fri, 09/13/2013 - 15:47

A new study finds annual costs for five major hospital-acquired infections to total $9.8 billion in the United States.

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Scientists Create Synthetic "Poop" to Cure Nasty Gastrointestinal Infections

By | Thu, 01/10/2013 - 09:44

Scientists have created synthetic "poop" to cure nasty gastrointestinal infections commonly caused by a toxin-producing bacteria Clostridium difficile.