Staph Infection Directory
Staph infections are caused by Staphylococcus ("staph") bacteria. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about staph infections, what causes them, their symptoms, treatment, and much more.
Staph Infections: Symptoms, Stages, Causes, Treatment, Contagiousness
WebMD explains staph infections of the skin, including symptoms and treatment.
Symptoms of MRSA Infection
WebMD explains the symptoms of MRSA, a potentially dangerous staph infection.
Diagnosing and Treating MRSA Infections
WebMD's guide to the diagnosis and treatments for MRSA, a potentially dangerous staph infection.
Tea Tree Oil
Tea tree oil has been used traditionally as a topical antiseptic and antifungal treatment. WebMD explains the scientific evidence for its effectiveness against everything from athlete's foot to MRSA.
Slideshows & Images
Slideshow: Childhood Illnesses Every Parent Should Know
Croup, sore throat, glue ear and Kawasaki disease are among child illnesses parents must know. BootsWebMD has symptoms, pictures, and advice for when to seek medical advice.
Slideshow: MRSA -- What You Need to Know About This "Superbug"
What is MRSA? View pictures of the contagious MRSA bacteria and see what a MRSA skin infection looks like.