• Michael Claes, 62, who contracted a superbug while in the hospital, shows a bottle of one of his daily medications on Monday, April 8, 2013 as he recovers at home in New York City.

    An estimated 1 in 20 patients pick up infections they didn't have when they arrive at hospitals.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 29, 2013, 11:49 AM EDT
  • Brandon Coats' mother Donna brushes Brandon's hair at his home in Denver, Colorado on December 6, 2012

    Employers in the state can lawfully fire workers who test positive for the drug, even if it was used off duty, according to a court ruling.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 25, 2013, 5:25 PM EDT