Nurses' Scrubs Carry Bacteria Through Hospitals, Study SaysOf the 40 nurses the study followed, new bacteria was found on their scrubs 19 times out of 120 shifts tested.
FDA Warns Tattoo Inks Can Cause Infections Those thinking about getting a tattoo may want to check what ink is being used for their new design.
Dolphins Look For A Win Against BuccaneersThe Miami Dolphins will play the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Sun Life Stadium Saturday night. The game can be seen exclusively on CBS4 at 7:30 p.m.
Report: Bucs Dealing With Outbreak Of MRSATwo Tampa Bay Buccaneers players are being treated for methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections and neither the team nor the players know where they contracted the disease, according to a report from FoxSports.com.
S. Florida Events Held To Mark World AIDS DayIt’s World AIDS Day, a day of AIDS awareness, prevention and testing, and that message is especially important in South Florida.
Fort Lauderdale Ranks Highest In Country For New HIV CasesOn the eve of “World AIDS Day” there is some sobering news for South Florida.
Bedbugs Can Carry MRSABedbugs can be both a nuisance and a pain to travelers and homeowners. But scientists now say the bugs can do a lot more than just leave itchy red welts on your skin.
FDA Approves New MRSA TestDoctors in hospitals across South Florida and the rest of the country now have a new test that can quickly show if a staph infection is methicillin-resistant.
CDC: Deadly Superbug “C-Diff” SpreadingMost of us have heard of MRSA. The antibiotic resistant super-bug can eat through patients' skin but there's another bug few have heard about that can be just as menacing and it's causing deadly and preventable infections.