Causes of Staphylococcus Aureus
Nausea, vomiting and diarrhea are common signs of food-related staph contamination. This form of staph is not contagious from person to person once the contaminated food is ingested.
Are Staph Skin Infections on the Rise?
Boils often develop under the arms, around the groin, or on the buttocks. Children may also get a staph skin infection called impetigo. It is a contagious, painful rash around the nose and mouth that forms fluid-oozing blisters. Even newborns can get a ...
Staph Infection and Cellulitis
A staph infection is contagious if the wound is weeping or draining and if people then share towels or other items that are contaminated. Wearing foot coverings in locker rooms and other commonly used areas can help prevent contamination. If the sore ...
The three most common contagious pathogens seen on dairies are Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus agalactia and Mycoplasma bovis. Staph. aureus is also the prevalent pathogen in beef cow mastitis. Staphylococcus aureus continues to be the most prevalent ...
Another Bucs player infected with contagious MRSA bacteria
A third Tampa Bay Buccaneers player has been diagnosed with the contagious bacteria known as MRSA (Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus), according to ESPN. MRSA can be difficult to treat because it is resistant to many antibiotics.The team brought ...