Healthcare News & Insights

Giant Pandas may hold the cure for drug-resistant superbugs

What do cuddly giant pandas have to offer hospitals? If you’re thinking a cute theme to decorate your children’s ward, that’s a good answer, but the wrong one in this case. According to The Telegraph, scientists have discovered that these endangered bears produce powerful antibiotic in their bloodstream that kills bacteria and fungi.

Doc advises fighting infection with…sugar?

A doctor’s new report claims certain infections respond well to treatment with sugar.