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NEW YORK POST: The killers that even top hospitals just wink at

Worried about breast cancer? Or AIDS? Bad as these dreaded diseases are, hospital infections kill more people yearly than both of them combined. Amazing — something caused by the hospital is so deadly.

NEW YORK POST: Everyone gets it wrong on the Legionnaires’ outbreak

As the death toll rises to 12 in New York’s Legionnaires’ disease outbreak, Mayor de Blasio and Gov. Cuomo are playing politics, passing the buck. But the truth is, much of the blame belongs...

WGBH NEWS: The Crisis Of Antibiotic Resistance: The Germs Are Winning

Pamela Woodbury lives in a two-story house in Spencer, Mass. Three years ago, Woodbury was on her way to work when she took a spill on her steps and broke her ankle. Surgeons at...

NEW YORK POST: Hospital germ horror

Just when you thought it couldn’t get worse at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention new data show the agency vastly underestimated the threat of a superbug raging through our hospitals and nursing...

Ebola crisis: Administration takes politically correct approach, ignores science

On Monday, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention head Thomas Frieden announced a new policy on health care workers returning from Ebola-plagued West Africa.

Still Wrong Ebola Fix

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced its new Ebola strategy Monday. Beyond more training and more protective gear for hospital staff, the CDC is also encouraging states to designate certain hospitals for...

Dallas’ Ebola Errors

RoseAnn DeMoro, head of National Nurses United, is warning that hospitals in the U.S. “are not ready to confront” Ebola. But Thomas Frieden, MD, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention insists...

Ebola: Most US hospitals not prepared for deadly disease

Thomas Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, announced on Tuesday that a man who flew from Liberia to Dallas last week is infected with Ebola and being treated at Texas...

The Wrong Way to Help Fight Ebola

President Obama told the United Nations on Thursday that “we are not moving fast enough” to curb the Ebola outbreak engulfing Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia.

Ebola crisis: Yes, we need to help but is Obama ready to keep Americans safe?

America is silently acquiescing to President Obama’s extraordinarily expensive and flawed plan to fight Ebola in West Africa. On Tuesday, Obama announced he is committing $763 million dollars and 3,000 military personnel to taming...