Tag archive for ‘Pseudomembranous colitis’
By The Dispatch On Monday, March 19th, 2018

Colorectal cancer risk may be reduced with small, daily dose of Viagra: Study

A small, daily dose of Viagra significantly reduces colorectal cancer risk in an animal model that is genetically predetermined to have the third leading cause of cancer death, scientists report. ViagraImage/Video More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, March 1st, 2014
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C. diff, fecal transplants and OpenBiome: An interview with Mark Smith

On the Saturday, Mar. 1, 2014 airing of the Outbreak News This Week Radio Show, I had the opportunity to talk about C. diff, fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) and the operations of OpenBiome with Research More...

By Robert Herriman On Monday, November 25th, 2013

Guelph General Hospital declares C diff outbreak

Due to an increase in the numbers of Clostridium difficile cases during September and October, in consultation with Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health, officials at Guelph General Hospital (GGH) have declared More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, June 1st, 2013

Should the FDA mess with the success of fecal transplants and tighten regulations?

Pseudomembranous colitis (PMC) is a very serious, and potentially life threatening condition for many who received antibiotic, particularly older , hospitalized patients. In fact, according to the CDC, C. diff More...


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