Augusta firefighter battles flesh-eating bacteria after rescuing mother and son
An Augusta firefighter is lucky to have his leg after an off-duty rescue leaves him with flesh-eating bacteria. Tonight a mother and child are safe because of Captain Ian Buckley whose instincts kicked in right when it mattered most.
Post Instagram-like pictures of your rash, get diagnosed
It's 2 a.m. and you're awake with a mysterious itchy rash that seems to be spreading. If you're like most of us, you'll page Dr. Google and spend a sleepless night poring over pictures of rashes way worse than yours and end up convinced you have flesh-eating bacteria.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Customer Interaction Solutions
New Survey Shows Most Americans Have Never Heard of Sepsis, Despite...
While diseases like Ebola, flesh-eating bacteria, and MRSA have quickly cemented their place in America's consciousness, a disease that kills more than 258,000 Americans every year continues to fall short in recognition and awareness: sepsis.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
PR :: Cabin Fever: Patient Zero on DVD & Blu-ray Sep 2
A group of friends planned the perfect vacation in the Caribbean, but when they head ashore to explore a remote island, their ultimate bachelor weekend devolves into their worst nightmare.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Second D.C.-area man stricken with flesh-eating bacteria: media
A flesh-eating bacterial disease has infected another Washington, D.C.-area man, local media reported on Thursday, just days after a man was released from a hospital following a near-deadly bout with the germ.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The Beaumont Enterprise
Orange Co. JP undergoing treatment to save leg
Orange County Justice of the Peace Derry Dunn reclines as Wendy Harper, licensed vocational nurse with MD Choice Home Health, changes the bandages and wound care on his calf Wednesday afternoon.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
WWL-TV New Orleans
Health officials warn of dangerous bacteria in Gulf of Mexico waters
The cool Gulf of Mexico waters are very inviting, especially during these dog days of summer, the hottest time of the year.