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New Research Shows Probiotics Can Reduce Infections


New research published in BioMed Central’s open access journal Critical Care shows that including probiotics with nutrients, supplied via the patient’s feeding tube, increased interferon levels. Probiotics reduced the number of infections, and even reduced the amount of time patients spent in … Continue reading

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Copper – Can It Stop Infections in Hospital ICU’s?


By Ken Buben, President, FancyScrubs.com Copper and Infectious Diseases Can copper surfaces in intensive care units prevent the spread of infectious disease? That’s what the study, presented at the World Health Organization’s 1st International Conference on Prevention and Infection Control … Continue reading

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