Vibrio vulnificus is a bacterium found in salt water, and infections from it can lead to amputations and even death. No doubt this organism receives a lot of attention in the press when a someone becomes infected by it, making some ask whether itís even safe to touch salt water. The good news is that millions of people are exposed to this bacteria annually and do not become infected. The average number of confirmed cases on the Gulf coast each year, according to the Centers for Disease... [Read More]
Author:: Gary Ralston