Testing how well water disinfectants damage antibiotic resistance genes

A team tested how well current water and wastewater disinfecting methods affect antibiotic resistance genes in bacterial DNA. While these methods work well to deter bacterial growth, they had varied success in either degrading or deactivating a representative antibiotic resistance gene. Source: Testing how well water disinfectants damage antibiotic resistance genes

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The stroke care paradox: Close-knit social networks increase delays in hospital arrival

Patients with closer-knit social networks, including family members and spouses, were more likely to delay seeking hospital care for a stroke whereas those with a more dispersed network of acquaintances were more likely to seek care faster. Source: The stroke care paradox: Close-knit social networks increase delays in hospital arrival

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