The CDC have linked a recent E. coli outbreak to infected bison meat that has affected 21 people. The manufacturers have recalled the offending products.
According to a large-scale new study, iron levels that are excessively high may cause bacterial skin infections, such as cellulitis and abscesses.
New research reveals that flying insects that make their way into hospitals can carry many harmful bacteria able to cause dangerous infections.
New research uses the example of a Parkinson's disease drug to show how gut bacteria can influence the efficacy of certain medications.
Boric acid is an effective treatment for yeast infections. This article looks at the research into boric acid, how to use it, and possible risks.
Lyme disease can cause long-term joint inflammation that lasts long after the body has cleared the infection. A new study uncovers how this might happen.
Researchers have discovered four previously unknown proteins in snail mucus, at least three of which have the potential to fight harmful bacteria.
Better understanding drug resistance in bacteria can lead to more effective approaches. In laboratory and mouse tests, a new strategy shows promise.
Researchers have found two chemicals that are effective against dangerous bacteria. The source of these healing compounds? The venom of a Mexican scorpion.
To tackle the antibiotic resistance crisis, researchers have turned to plants that people used for treating infections during the American Civil War.