Healthcare News & Insights

New area to focus on to reduce antibiotic resistance

Battling antibiotic resistance has been a mission of most hospitals and the medical world for years. And the focus has been on reducing unnecessary use of antibiotics and maximizing effectiveness of infection control policies. But now there’s a new area to focus on.

New, deadly strain of E. coli rages through Europe

There’s still no definitive word on how the deadly E. coli outbreak in Europe got started — or why this new strain is having a particularly severe effect on adults.