TITLE

Data on Staph links gays

AUTHOR(S)
Roehr, Bob
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Bay Area Reporter;1/17/2008, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the result of a study conducted by researches at the University of California, that shows that gay men have higher risk to become infected with the methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in San Francisco, California. The MRSA or "superbug," to some researchers can be spread through sexual contact. Furthermore, Binh An Diep, lead author of the study states that the study was done to help empower gay men to take care of their health.
ACCESSION #
28676297

 

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