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Oct 02, 2019, 08:31 ET World MRSA Day - the Ongoing Global MRSA Epidemic

"MRSA must immediately become a top political priority- people are dying and suffering needlessly," states Jeanine Thomas, founder of World MRSA Day...


Sep 11, 2019, 08:36 ET World MRSA Day Raises the Alarm to the Ongoing Epidemic

There is a significant lack of true transparency and complacency in the United States and worldwide concerning MRSA. "MRSA and antimicrobial...


Aug 06, 2019, 08:31 ET The Global Ongoing MRSA Epidemic

"MRSA infections are rampant in the United States in healthcare facilities and in the community. The ongoing MRSA (Methicillin-resistant...


Oct 02, 2018, 08:31 ET 10th Anniversary of World MRSA Day - A Call to Action

"MRSA must immediately become a top political priority- people are dying and suffering needlessly," states Jeanine Thomas, founder of World MRSA Day...


Sep 12, 2018, 08:31 ET Ongoing MRSA Epidemic - A Major Global Threat

World MRSA Day continues to remind the healthcare industry and politicians of the ongoing global MRSA epidemic, which is a public health disaster....


Aug 21, 2018, 08:49 ET MRSA Epidemic Continues to Be Ignored

"MRSA infections are rampant in the United States healthcare facilities and the ongoing MRSA (Methicillin-resistant Staphyloccocus aureus) epidemic...


Jul 31, 2018, 08:31 ET World MRSA Day Fights for Global Action and Awareness

The ongoing global MRSA epidemic, which is causing human suffering and loss of life continues to escalate. The majority of healthcare facilities in...


Sep 27, 2017, 08:31 ET World MRSA Day - The Ongoing MRSA Epidemic

The ongoing MRSA epidemic is a global public health crisis. MRSA (Methicillin-resistant Staphyloccocus aureus) - the antibiotic resistant form of...


Aug 16, 2017, 08:31 ET The Ongoing MRSA Epidemic Continues to be Ignored

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a current and dangerous global public health crisis. "The ongoing MRSA (Methicillin-resistant Staphyloccocus...


Jun 13, 2017, 08:40 ET Ongoing MRSA Epidemic Fueling Antibiotic Resistance

Methicillin-resistant Staphyloccocus aureus (MRSA), the antibiotic resistant form of Staph, is rampant in U.S. healthcare facilities, in the...


Nov 11, 2016, 08:45 ET Advocates Rally to Fight Hospital Infections

MRSA Survivors Network, a Chicago-based nonprofit and global leader in the fight against methicillin- resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and...


Mar 30, 2016, 08:31 ET The MRSA Epidemic - Int'l MRSA Testing Week

MRSA is fueling the global antibiotic-resistant public health crisis due to the indiscriminate use of antibiotics in humans and in animals....


Oct 01, 2015, 08:31 ET World MRSA Day - 'A Call to Action'

"MRSA must immediately become a top political priority- people are dying and suffering needlessly," states Jeanine R. Thomas, founder of MRSA...


Sep 10, 2015, 08:31 ET World MRSA Day Raises the Alarm

We have a significant lack of transparency in the United States and worldwide concerning MRSA. "MRSA must immediately become a top political...


Jun 25, 2015, 08:31 ET MRSA Epidemic Fueling Antibiotic Resistance

Methicillin-resistant Staphyloccocus aureus (MRSA), the antibiotic resistant form of Staphylococcus aureus is rampant in U.S. healthcare facilities,...


Mar 17, 2015, 10:40 ET Fight MRSA - International MRSA Testing Week

"MRSA is the number one problem (a medical error) in U.S. healthcare facilities and greatly under reported," states Jeanine Thomas, founder and...


Oct 01, 2014, 08:31 ET World MRSA Day - The MRSA Epidemic

'The MRSA Epidemic – A Call to Action' is this year's global theme. United States government MRSA infection rates are vastly inaccurate and under...


Sep 17, 2014, 08:31 ET World MRSA Day - MRSA Screening Saves Lives

"MRSA is the number one pathogen that is killing patients in U.S. healthcare facilities and continues to spread in the community," states Jeanine R....


Aug 13, 2014, 08:31 ET MRSA is a Major Global Health Threat

Antibiotic resistance continues at an alarming rate with the indiscriminate overuse of antibiotics given to humans and animals. The number one...


Oct 02, 2013, 08:31 ET MRSA Survivors Rally for World MRSA Day

MRSA survivors along with physicians and lawmakers gathered for the Chicago-based nonprofit MRSA Survivors Network's 5th Annual World MRSA Day...


Sep 25, 2013, 08:31 ET MRSA Survivors Unite for World MRSA Day

MRSA Survivors unite on September 28, 2013 for the 5th Annual World MRSA Day Kickoff event and Global C. diff Summit. The event will educate the...


Aug 06, 2013, 08:31 ET World MRSA Day -- MRSA Screening Saves Lives

Join us in the fight against MRSA at the Fifth Anniversary World MRSA Day Kickoff event and Global C. diff Summit on September 28, 2013 in Chicago....


Jun 04, 2013, 08:31 ET MRSA Screening Saves Lives - MRSA Epidemic Spreading Globally

MRSA Survivors Network, the Chicago-based nonprofit continues to raise the alarm concerning the MRSA epidemic in the United States and worldwide....


Apr 02, 2013, 08:31 ET The MRSA Epidemic -- A Call To Action

MRSA Survivors Network and fellow advocates continue to raise the alarm concerning the ongoing MRSA epidemic and the real threat of antimicrobial...


Oct 09, 2012, 08:31 ET Stop MRSA - World MRSA Awareness Month, October

MRSA activists are demanding that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) declare MRSA an ongoing epidemic in U.S. Healthcare...