May 26, 2014
By Valerie Massie
11:30 AM ET | Dr. Allison McGeer
12:15 PM ET | Les Kotzer
GUEST – Dr. Allison McGeer, Microbiologist, Infectious Disease Consultant, Department of Microbiology, Mount Sinai Hospital
TOPIC – Two common disease-causing bacteria, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and a strain of E. coli, can linger on commonly touched surfaces in airplane cabins for up to a week, according to new research.
INFO – Researchers from Auburn University, who presented their data at the annual meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, found that bacteria can survive the environmental conditions found inside a typical commercial airplane for days.
GUEST – Les Kotzer, Attorney, GFB Wills and Estates expert
TOPIC – Probate
INFO – There is a lot of confusion about Probate. What is it? Does every estate have to go for probate? What can you do to minimize it?