How contagious is c-diff infection?

Answer On One Hand: Well People Less Likely to Get C. Diff InfectionsThe bacterum Clostridum Difficile is nearly everywhere. It is found in feces and some people carry C. Difficile bacteria in their large... Read More »

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Is c-diff contagious after diarrhea stops?

On One Hand: Precautions Are Necessary Until Diarrhea StopsActive Clostridium difficile, or "C-diff," infections are characterized by symptoms of watery diarrhea occurring three times or more per d... Read More »

How contagious is the MRSA staph infection?

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) is resistant to most commonly used antibiotics. This type of staph bacteria can live on a person's skin without causing an infection, but when pas... Read More »

Is urinary tract infection contagious?

Is a sinus infection or chronic sinusitis contagious?

Sinus infection is not contagious and neither is chronic sinusitis. Often, though, a cold is what brings on the sinus infection or the chronic sinusitis, and colds are contagious. If your cold last... Read More »