Issue - 1831
Dated - 21 Dec 2002
Infected by profit system

"SUPERBUG SWEEPS Hospitals". "Sharp Rise In Superbug Deaths". These were just some of the headlines in the papers last week. The spark was a study in the British Medical Journal showing hospital deaths from the "superbug" MRSA had risen. MRSA is a bacterium resistant to key antibiotics.

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