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CDC Says Ground Beef Is Source of E. coli Outbreak, Cases Rise to 109

FRIDAY, April 12, 2019 — An outbreak of E. coli illness that’s sickened more than a hundred people across six states appears linked to tainted ground beef, although no specific product has yet been identified, federal health officials said Friday. “Ill people in this outbreak report eating ground beef at home and in restaurants,” the… Read More »

Medication for severe acne alters skin microbiome | The Source – Washington University in St. Louis Newsroom

Isotretinoin, a form of vitamin A, has been prescribed to treat acne for decades. It reduces oil production in the skin, which helps prevent acne from forming. But new research from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis has uncovered a previously unknown benefit of the medication. It shifts the skin microbiome of acne… Read More »