Category Archives: Indiana

General MRSA Information

These are just a few general MRSA informational links that have popped up across the web over the last week – basic MRSA knowledge – worth a look: MRSA Infections Becoming Resistant (US – Los Angeles) MRSA Cases on the … Continue reading

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Teen Has Breast Removed after Infection in Piercing

An 18 yr old Indiana teenager has suffered a life threatening necrotizing fasciitis infection, resulting in the removal of one of her breasts, after a nipple piercing. It should be noted that the teenager was also diabetic. Dr. Robert Goulet … Continue reading

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Lake County, Indiana Jail in Quarantine

Late last week, Indiana’s Lake County Jail went into quarantine due to an outbreak of MRSA skin infections among its prisoners: She [Warden Caren Jones] said a number of diseased inmates are being kept together in isolation, and inmates who … Continue reading

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MRSA in Columbus, Indiana Correctional Facility

From the people I have spoken with involved in the U.S. prison systems, I truly believe that the staff, as well as the inmates, work harder to prevent infections than they do in our hospitals and medical facilities – well, … Continue reading

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