Are There Superbugs On Your Scrubs? 

Are There Superbugs On Your Scrubs? 

The rise of antibiotic resistant bacteria has been a concern in hospitals, and while doctors and nurses fight 24 hours a day against them, some may unwittingly be carrying those same germs out of the hospital, and into public places. In 2011, a study carried out by...
Antimicrobial Scrubs May Counter MRSA

Antimicrobial Scrubs May Counter MRSA

The spread of so called “superbugs,” such as methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) are a concern to many healthcare professionals. One problem that we touched upon earlier was the question over the wearing of dirty scrubs outside of the hospital and in...
The Top 6 Reasons Nurses Wear Scrubs

The Top 6 Reasons Nurses Wear Scrubs

Scrubs have become the daily choice of wear in almost every medical facility. They are even worn by the administrative staff. Why is this? How has one type of workwear become the standard in the entire medical industry? Nurses wear scrubs in medical offices,...
What Are Scrubs and What Are They Used For?

What Are Scrubs and What Are They Used For?

Scrubs are shirts and/or trousers (usually with a drawstring) that are worn by people in medical professions such as surgeons, operating room personnel, nurses and sometimes doctors. Scrubs have become more popular in recent times, so much so that they are sometimes...