Stubborn Staph Infections Spread Among Prisoners

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http://www.ajc.com/news/content/news/1003/17staph.html;COXnetJSessionID=1PiHI2EWGOWWi1cqjTe1feQ1P8kqeskyItpL0Cw6bc1PkfaaNLwj!373615475?urac=n&urvf=10663941839120.8243187018886978 Sores that look like spider bites on prisoners in Georgia and other states are actually signs of an alarming medical trend: antibiotic-resistant staph infections. The skin infections, frequently seen in hospitals and nursing homes, have been spotted in recent years among athletes, military recruits and gay men. Increasingly, they're also showing up among prison inmates, federal health officials . . .

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