Email this to a friend:

MRSA: The Drug-Resistant 'Superbug' That Won't Die

"Superbug," a new book by journalist Maryn McKenna, tracks the spread of MRSA, the drug-resistant staph infection that seems to outwit every antibiotic thrown at it. McKenna explains how the bacteria has changed over the past 30 years — and how a vaccine may be the only way to stop it.