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How long has staph been a problem?
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Dr. Michael Tomeo
Dermatology
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In brief: Forever
Staph has been around as long as we humans have and probably a lot longer.

In brief: Forever
Staph has been around as long as we humans have and probably a lot longer.
Dr. Michael Tomeo
Dr. Michael Tomeo
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Dr. Kathryn Riordan
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
In brief: Staph infection
Staph. Is a bacteria that lives on all of us and is not usually a problem. It is only a problem if it is resistant to antibiotics and causing an infection.
Staph. Has caused infections since before there were antibiotics "blood poisoning" could be from staph. Like all normal bacteria most staph is not a problem.

In brief: Staph infection
Staph. Is a bacteria that lives on all of us and is not usually a problem. It is only a problem if it is resistant to antibiotics and causing an infection.
Staph. Has caused infections since before there were antibiotics "blood poisoning" could be from staph. Like all normal bacteria most staph is not a problem.
Dr. Kathryn Riordan
Dr. Kathryn Riordan
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