Category Archives: Awareness

MRSA on Project Runway

I guess the whole world isn’t in to Project Runway like I am – but I have just read some spoilers for the episode coming up here in 15 minutes, and Ill be darned if one of the most lovable … Continue reading

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Looking for MRSA Patients/Stories in Texas Athletes

I have been contacted by a reporter doing a story on MRSA in Texas athletes: I’ve contacted several high school and college athletic trainers about MRSA and they told me it wasn’t a problem, they’d neither seen nor heard of … Continue reading

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10 Steps to Prevent MRSA in Schools

These are courtesy of my dear friends at RID: 1. Encourage students to clean their hands frequently   2. Parents, tuck a small container of hand sanitizer in your child’s book bag, if your child is mature enough to use … Continue reading

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The Spark That Unleashed the MRSA Fire

Sadly, the catalyst for letting this MRSA problem out of the closet was the death of a Staunton River High School (VA) student, Ashton Bonds. My heart goes out to Ashton’s family.

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MRSA Finally Breaks Through The Thick Skulls…

…Of those people trying to keep this problem (maybe I can safely say epidemic now??) swept under the rug. It was only a matter of time. If the flurry of traffic and comments here at MRSA Notes and over at … Continue reading

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