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Tainted Tattoo Ink Behind Widespread Infections

An outbreak of infected tattoos has led to an unlikely source: the ink. With the growing popularity of tattoos, health officials say they are seeing more cases of a nasty skin infection caused by a common bacteria traced to the ink. In the largest outbreak, 19 people in Rochester, N.Y., ended up with bubbly rashes on their new tattoos, researchers reported Wednesday.

CBS Seattle–08/23/2012

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A Guide to Local Tattoo Parlors

Got Ink?  If you do, you’re not alone.  According to a 2008 Harris Interactive poll, 16% of Americans have at least one tattoo.  And the majority of those people, it seems, live on the West […]

04/04/2011

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