Measles Can Cause ‘Immune Amnesia,’ Increasing Risk of Other Infections – The New York Times

 

Scientists Discover New Cure for the Deadliest Strain of Tuberculosis – The New York Times

Once, a diagnosis of extensively drug-resistant TB meant quick death. A three-drug regimen cures most patients in just months.

How a Chicago Woman Fell Victim to Candida Auris, a Drug-Resistant Fungus – The New York Times

The Borg-like disease evolves resistance to anything used within each patient.  Whatever survives each treatment passes on the survival trait.

The mysterious infection has appeared at hospitals around the world, but few institutions or families have discussed their experience.