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  • Back with a Vengeance: The Trouble with Defeating Diseases

    Back with a Vengeance: The Trouble with Defeating Diseases

    By Cory Leahy
    Published: May 5

    Resistant bacteria, complex infections, latent viruses. UT researchers are joining forces to fight against infectious disease, and they’re moving the needle.

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      Linda Dietz said on June 4 at 8:46 a.m.
      Thank you for your well presented information on how bacteria alter when exposed to anti-bacterial soaps, etc. As an older microbiologist now turned nutritionist, I and many others have been warning against the use of these anti-microbial soaps for so long. We can simply be "too Clean". Thanks for keeping us more up to date.
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      Mary Peiffer said on June 1 at 1:12 p.m.
      Mary Peiffer, Kathy, this is great information to pass on to everyone. There is confusion I see by many people. Too much fear by many to cause people to protect themselves. I have an interesting book you may like to read or hear as I heard it on an audiocd. "Mind-Body Medicine THE NEW SCIENCE OF OPTIMAL HEALTH".I got it from my library. Aunt Mary