Airborne bacteria can live for up to 45 minutes and travel 4 meters when a human coughs or sneezes.
Use a tissue when you cough or sneeze. You will never know where the bacteria go.
Maryland's healthcare officials have issued a warning against the use of Nurse Assist pre-filled saline flush syringes as they may be responsible for spreading blood infections.
Katie Prager dies just a few days after her husband: the real-life TFIOS couple were both battling cystic fibrosis.
Cystic fibrosis (CF)--a genetic disorder that results in buildups of mucus in the body--is caused by a mutation in the CFTR gene.