MRSA Action UK
MRSA Survivors Network has a strong alliance with the charity and patient advocacy organization MRSA Action UK, which is based in England. http://www.mrsaactionuk.net
MRSA Action UK’s purpose is to raise public awareness for MRSA, influence government and healthcare sectors and provide support to MRSA sufferers and family members. MRSA Action UK holds an annual memorial event at Westminster Abbey and participates in World MRSA day events. Derek Butler, Chairman.
MRSA Action UK
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Colleagues across healthcare recognised the significance of World MRSA Day on October 2nd 2012 at Infection Prevention 2012. The exhibition hall at the Echo Arena was full of people wearing awareness ribbons, we took the opportunity to take photos of our colleagues from industry who were sporting their MRSA Awareness ribbons on the day. Many people were not aware that MRSA was 51 years old on October 2nd. More…..
Kewaunee C.A.R.E.S. (Citizens Advancing Responsible Environmental Stewardship) was founded by Lynn and Nancy Utesch of Kewaunee, WI who are organic farmers and advocates. They fight against contamination of land, water and air by CAFO’s (factory farms) which produces LA-MRSA in livestock and in manure from high doses of antibiotics given to livestock for growth purposes. The contaminated manure runs off into streams, lakes, rivers, etc. and aerated onto farm land.