Superbugs

There Could Be More Drug-Resistant Foods Out There: Researchers

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.12.2014 | Canada Living

SASKATOON - Researchers at the University of Saskatchewan examining a piece of squid purchased from a local supermarket found it was contaminated with...

Antibacterial Soaps May Be Hurting More Than Helping

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 12.21.2013 | Canada Living

In response to concerns that widespread use of antibacterial soaps may be fueling a rise in superbugs, manufacturers will soon have to meet stricter ...

Superbugs Thriving At Canadian Hospitals

CP | Sheryl Ubelacker, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.13.2013 | Canada Living

TORONTO - On any given day, about one in 12 adults in hospitals across Canada are either colonized or infected with a superbug, the first national sur...

How to Avoid Superbugs While Travelling

Theresa Albert | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Travel
Theresa Albert

New reports of superbugs like MRSA and C. Difficile being rife in hotel rooms could scare you away from travelling altogether. What a shame! Should you be worried? Or are there ways you can protect yourself?