This undated photo provided by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) shows plates of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) in CDC’s healthcare-associated infections laboratory. A recent

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This undated photo provided by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) shows plates of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) in CDC’s healthcare-associated infections laboratory. A recent study of hospitals released Wednesday, May 29, 2013, found that decontaminating all intensive care patients by using antiseptic wipes and giving them an antibiotic nose ointment dramatically reduced bloodstream infections from germs that include MRSA. (AP Photo/Center for Disease Control) less 

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