Decolonize & MRSA?

Answer MRSA is a disease that has become more prevalent according to the U.S. Department for Health and Human Services. When the disease first forms, it is called colonization, because it colonizes in dif... Read More »

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Can I have MRSA in my cold sore if I had MRSA about 3 months ago?

On One Hand: Reinfection From Surviving Surface BacteriaIt's very possible for someone to have another episode of MRSA (methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus) due to compromised skin--such as... Read More »

What is MRSA and how do you catch it?

What is MRSA?MRSA stands for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. It is a type of bacterium commonly found on the skin and/or in the noses of healthy people. Although it is usually harmless... Read More »

What happens when you don't get treatment for mrsa?

MRSA, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureusis, is a bacterial staph infection that is highly resistant to antibiotics. There are two types of MRSA; healthcare-associated, acquired in hospital... Read More »

Should I go to school with MRSA?

The CDC issues guidelines for your situation which you can read here…