Large city hospitals 'breed and spread' MRSA
Hospitals in large cities are the breeding grounds of the superbug MRSA which then spreads to other hospitals as patients are transferred, researchers believe.
The Edinburgh University team made the discovery by tracking MRSA's movements using its genetic code as a tag.
In the study, the infection.......Read More
Concerns in UK over feeding tube diet
Dieticians have warned of the dangers of losing weight with a 'starvation diet' available in Britain for the first time.
The British Dietetic Association (BDA) says there are 'huge risks' to the diet, in which people are given just 130 calories a day through a feeding tube that goes up their nose.......Read More