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Killer Superbug Detected In L.A. Made Appearance At Chicago-Area Hospital Last Year

CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports on the drug-resistant bacteria, which can kill 50 percent of those infected if it gets in the blood stream.


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Attorney: Irish Beating Victim Did Not Catch ‘Superbug’

But Natasha McShane — one of two victims savagely attacked with a baseball bat last spring — has had setbacks since arriving in Ireland for therapy.


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Chicago Sees Spike In ‘Superbug’ Illnesses

A new study suggests there’s been an increase in the types and number of so-called antibiotic-resistant bacteria known as “superbugs” found in Chicago-area health care facilities.

WBBM Newsradio–10/22/2010