Antibiotics in least disturb the standard balance temporarily.

Diversity is probably important in the gut microsystem aswell, says Vincent B. Small, M.D., Ph.D., senior author of the scholarly study, in the June problem of Infection and Immunity which appears. The study results suggest that unless medical research discovers how to safeguard or revitalize the gut microbial community, we may be doing long-term damage to our close friends, says Young, associate professor in the departments of internal medicine and immunology and microbiology at the U-M Medical School.Cal/OSHA issues $101,485 in citations to Alta Bates Summit INFIRMARY in Oakland The Section of Industrial Relations’ Division of Occupational Security and Health, better referred to as Cal/OSHA, today issued $101,485 in citations to Alta Bates Summit INFIRMARY in Oakland for ten violations of the state safety and health standards in connection to a life-threatening exposure of bacterial meningitis. The case also involves citations released to the Oakland Law enforcement Department and Fire Department as well as a continuing investigation of meningitis exposure involving ambulance employees of American Medical Response.