The Preventionist

Infection Prevention for Long-term Care Nurses

What’s That on Your Hands?

Bacteria are everywhere; they co-exist with us, occupying their own intrinsic colonies on our skin, nasal passages,¬†mouths,¬†well you get the picture. Many bacteria are vital to our good health, while other would-be intruders are capable of declaring war with our immune systems, depending on their virulence (relative strength) and our own current state of health. […]

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