Understanding Gluten Intolerance

  • December 14, 2016
  • Premier Medical Laboratory Services
Image is from Doctor Doni Gluten is a protein that is found in wheat, barley, rye, kamut, spelt, and other grains. A gluten intolerance does not necessarily mean you...

What is Salmonella?

  • November 22, 2016
  • Premier Medical Laboratory Services
Image is from USDA Blog Every year one million people fall victim to the debilitating effects of salmonella. An invasive food-borne illness this rod-shaped bacterium causes an estimated 380...

Symptoms of Stomach Flu

  • November 2, 2016
  • Premier Medical Laboratory Services
Image is from NaturalON Stomach flu also goes by the name gastroenteritis. Usually, the flu goes away on its own after a short time. You may confuse stomach flu...

Symptoms of Whooping Cough

  • October 25, 2016
  • Premier Medical Laboratory Services
Due to the years of medical research, many of the ‘old time’ illness, such as the following showed rarity. Medical communities all agreed that there was no longer any...

What Attracts Mosquitoes to Humans?

  • October 11, 2016
  • Premier Medical Laboratory Services
Image is from www.bbc.com Blood Connoisseurs Some people just have all the charisma with vampire bugs. Mosquitoes prefer certain bloods. Approximately 10% of people are highly attractive to them....

Understanding Foodborne Outbreaks

  • October 4, 2016
  • Premier Medical Laboratory Services
Image is from stopdrugshortages.org A foodborne outbreak occurs when there are two or more cases of confirmed illness after consumption of a specific food product. These outbreaks involve the...