boils, furuncle and abscesses-skin cultures necessary? most likely MRSA? - Page 2Register Today!
- Mar 8, '11 by JonathankThe irony of this is, it's years and years of antibiotic-happy docs and patients that have led to the emergence of superbugs like MRSA. I don't have any easy answers, but treating resistant microbes with a cocktail of antibiotics amounts to kicking the can down the road, IMHO.
- Mar 8, '11 by moonchild86Bacteria are actually quite amazing in their ability to adapt, pass their DNA (especially their resistant genes) to others, and survive. They are growing resistant faster than we can find new drugs to battle them. It's scary, it really is.