Woman’s death could be start of a lethal ‘superbug’ era

Woman’s death could be start of a lethal ‘superbug’ era Lucie van den Berg, Herald Sun April 17, 2017 12:01am INFECTIOUS diseases experts fear the death of a woman from a superbug could signal the start of an era where simple childhood illnesses are invincible to antibiotics, making them a …

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Tea Tree Oil – Research Information

THE ANCIENT “MEDICINE TREE”   For thousands of years the Bundjalung Aboriginal people of Australia have used the leaves of the tea tree (Melaleuca alternifolia) for their medicinal properties, crushed the leaves to make an infusion (tea) for treating coughs and colds. Essential oil from the leaves was used to cure …

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‘Nightmare’ superbug spreads

Rachael Rettner Senior Writer – LiveScience – Tuesday, 20 December 2016 Six people in Colorado recently became infected with a “nightmare” superbug that until now, has mostly been limited to people in hospitals, according to a new report. The new cases suggest the superbug may have spread outside of health …

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