Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, November 3rd, 1997
Nine out of every 10 ulcers are caused by a bacterial infection, which can be cured with appropriate antibiotics.
Many Americans suffering from ulcers do not know that ulcers are caused by an infection and can be cured with antibiotics. A new CDC report shows that most consumers are unaware of the link between ulcers and the bacterium Helicobacter pylori.
In a national survey conducted in 1997,...
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