Prescription Textile Protection
From umbrellas to bullet-proof vests, one of the main functions of textiles is to protect us. In healthcare settings, textiles already have a role in protecting people from disease. Doctors and other medical personnel wear face masks, surgical gowns, and…
Fears voiced over new superbugs
A leading microbiologist says he fears a major outbreak of new strains of community superbugs unless public monitoring is given more resources.