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First study of household water treatment to show a significant reduction in mortality

First study of household water treatment to show a significant reduction in mortality

New treatment option for bad breath

New treatment option for bad breath

12 deaths creates new infection scare in UK hospitals

12 deaths creates new infection scare in UK hospitals

MRSA study demonstrates need for frequent hand washing and environmental disinfection in health care settings

MRSA study demonstrates need for frequent hand washing and environmental disinfection in health care settings

Health officials urge precautions after confirming year’s first case of hantavirus pulmonary syndrome

Health officials urge precautions after confirming year’s first case of hantavirus pulmonary syndrome

Keyboards harbour nasty bugs

Keyboards harbour nasty bugs

Study finds direct link between use of alcohol hand gel and reduction in hospital infections

Study finds direct link between use of alcohol hand gel and reduction in hospital infections

Endoscopy Review Group findings published

Endoscopy Review Group findings published

Washing hands with soap and water best protection against disease-causing viruses

Washing hands with soap and water best protection against disease-causing viruses

Increase in norovirus incidents on board cruise ships

Increase in norovirus incidents on board cruise ships

Aircraft drinking water contaminated with bacteria

Aircraft drinking water contaminated with bacteria

Moldova making progress in fight against HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis

Moldova making progress in fight against HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis

Turf burns and body shaving responsible for the spread of a bacterial skin infection among football players

Turf burns and body shaving responsible for the spread of a bacterial skin infection among football players

Viruses from human sources occur in the La Crosse, Wisconsin municipal drinking water supply prior to its chlorination

Viruses from human sources occur in the La Crosse, Wisconsin municipal drinking water supply prior to its chlorination

Aircraft drinking water tests positive for E.coli

Aircraft drinking water tests positive for E.coli

New recommendations which will help pre-empt drinking water contamination

New recommendations which will help pre-empt drinking water contamination

FDA proposed new egg safety regulations to reduce Salmonella Enteritidis cases

FDA proposed new egg safety regulations to reduce Salmonella Enteritidis cases

Serious concerns about spa pools and jacuzzis being a cause of Legionnaires’ disease

Serious concerns about spa pools and jacuzzis being a cause of Legionnaires’ disease

Air conditioning coil reduces over all sickness by 20%

Air conditioning coil reduces over all sickness by 20%

Avian influenza virus is still present in Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Thailand and Viet Nam

Avian influenza virus is still present in Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Thailand and Viet Nam