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No Medicines Left?


There is a short supply of infectious disease medications with many reports of patient harm as a result and can be life threatening. The shortages can be life-threatening in infectious diseases because there are some drugs for which it is … Continue reading

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Can Infections Change Your Personality?


By Ken Buben, President, FancyScrubs.com Can an infection in your body change your personality? We read about this today on Boston.com and wondered could an infection really change your personality? Would it be the infection itself, the medicine prescribed to fight … Continue reading

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World Health Organization Calls for Action on Superbugs


By Ken Buben, President – FancyScrubs.com The superbug may be spreading globally and the WHO agency warned about it yesterday.  This one is called New Delhi metallobeta-lactamase, or NDM-1 for short, the enzyme destroys carbapenems, an important group of antibiotics … Continue reading

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