Category Archives: Arizona

It is Time to Quit the Gym!!!

Um….let me just say, if anyone reading this belongs to this gym – run, don’t walk, away. This is scary, dangerous and negligent, and for them to say these things to a newspaper is really unbelievable to me. The gist … Continue reading

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FIREFIGHTERS BATTLE MRSA

Firefighters are trying to protect themselves from an aggressive, flesh-eating bacteria. The number of firefighters contracting MRSA is on the rise. In the past year, four firefighters in the Tucson area have contracted MRSA. That may not sound like much, … Continue reading

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Wrestlers infected with staph

Wrestlers infected with staph | www.azstarnet.com ® “Staph is a skin germ, and think about a wrestler, with all that moisture and all that contact on the mat,” said Dr. Michelle McDonald, the Pima County Health Department’s chief medical officer. … Continue reading

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Bisbee wrestling team asked not to attend upcoming meet due to health concerns

Bisbee wrestling team asked not to attend upcoming meet due to health concerns | www.azstarnet.com ® The Bisbee High School wrestling team will not compete in this weekend’s Douglas Invitational due to health concerns after one of the team’s wrestlers … Continue reading

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MRSA in AZ Athletes

“At least six Deming High athletes — Wildcat wrestlers — have contracted Staph (Staphyloccus) Bacteria, and one has been hospitalized with a mutant strain commonly known in the medical profession as MRSA — “The Super Bug.” Wildcat wrestlers were on … Continue reading

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