Tainted Tattoo Ink Behind Widespread InfectionsAn 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.
Best of This Weekend in Puget Sound August 10 - 12Community and celebrating are happening all this weekend in Puget Sound! Auburn, Marysville, Edmonds, Kirkland, North Bend, and Seattle are having family activities, fun for kids and lots of food and entertainment!