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 Post subject: Anti Bacterial Wipes Spread Superbugs
PostPosted: 03 Jun 2008, 15:42 
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Disinfectant wipes routinely used in hospitals may actually spread drug-resistant bacteria rather than kill the dangerous infections, British researchers said on Tuesday.

While the wipes killed some bacteria, a study of two hospitals showed they did not get them all and could transfer the so-called superbugs to other surfaces, Gareth Williams, a microbiologist at Cardiff University, said.


You are better off getting sick off a bacteria that has not mutated or adapted than getting sick of these.

http://www.reuters.com/article/healthNe ... 22&sp=true


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