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Blue light could treat superbug infections

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), a bacterium that causes infection in various parts of the body, is often called a “superbug” thanks to its ability to dodge many common antibiotics. Although most MRSA infections aren’t serious, some can be life-threatening, sometimes resulting in amputation of the infected appendage. Rather than rolling the… Read More »

Dangers of Light Drinking

Everything in moderation is generally a pretty good motto to live by. It is often the excesses that can get us into trouble. But that doesn’t necessarily hold true for everything. Many of us have long held the notion that alcohol is fine in moderation——at one to two drinks per day—but harmful in excess. In… Read More »