Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 41 , Segment 1
Episode: Shigella, Recession College Attendance, Sympathy, Drones
- Apr 13, 2015 9:00 pm
- 11:13 mins
Guest: Anna Bowen, medical officer in the CDC’s Waterborne Diseases Prevention Branch Officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are warning that infections of a drug-resistant strain of shigella are on the rise in the U.S. They say the spike is linked to people traveling internationally and bringing the bacteria back to the US, where it spreads quickly through contaminated food and recreational water.