Definition of 'superbug'
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The Sun (2006)
How concerned should we be about the rise of superbugs resistant to antibiotics?Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Experts have long known silver is resistant to the superbug and is highly toxic to some other bacteria.The Sun (2006)
Launching a new drive against deadly superbugs, he will say people should not be afraid to challenge staff about hygiene.The Sun (2008) The Sun (2014)
Using them too much can, over time, lead to resistant superbugs.The Sun (2012)
A hospital has stepped up cleaning and changed medication after four premature babies were found to be infected with a superbug resistant to common antibiotics.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Patient groups say it is a'national scandal' that wards are shutting when overcrowding has let killer superbugs spread.The Sun (2008)
Shoppers must accept higher food prices to fight the rise of deadly superbugs, the chief medical officer for England says.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The devices play a major role in transmitting infections including superbug MRSA around hospitals, it was found.The Sun (2014)
Medical wet wipes that are used to clean hospital wards are helping to spread deadly superbugs such as MRSA and C. difficile.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
He will say fear of catching a hospital superbug has overtaken waiting times as the public's most pressing concern about the NHS.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
EIGHT hero soldiers who survived terrible war wounds have caught killer superbugs while in hospital in the UK.The Sun (2008)
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Definition of superbug from the Collins English Dictionary