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Swimmers at Public Beaches Show Increased Risk of Exposure to Contagious Staph Bacteria
February 13, 2009
University of Miami's Oceans and Human Health Center, along with Florida DOH, CDC and EPA, jointly sponsored a first-ever epidemiological study of sub-tropical ocean beaches and presented preliminary findings at the AAAS meeting in Chicago, Ill. Swimmers at public beaches show increased risk of exposure to contagious staph bacteria.
University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science
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