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How Antibiotic Use On Farms Is Affecting Our Health

According to Alesia Soltanpanah, Executive Director of World Animal Protection, in a November 2019 article, 70% of the world's antibiotics are used on farm animals. What does this mean? It creates an overuse of antibiotics, which ultimately leads to the uprising of superbugs entering the environment and our food supply. Antibiotics are used in humans

By |2019-12-10T14:23:15+00:00December 10th, 2019|Categories: Featured, Microbiome|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria Has Encouraged A Problem More Serious Than Cancer.

60 minutes produced a special on superbugs, and it should be on everyone's radar. What are superbugs? They are bacteria that are resistant to antibiotics. You might laugh, however, superbugs could be well on their way to killing more people than cancer. Throughout the years' essential antibiotics such as ciprofloxacin and amoxicillin have been vital

By |2019-04-25T13:07:53+00:00April 25th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Shocking Drug Study Finds 70K Kids Go To The ER For This

Antibiotics are Causing Adverse Reactions in the U.S. For Nearly 70,000 Children Antibiotics are a hot topic. Commonly prescribed to help combat infection, a new study finds that at least one-third of antibiotic prescriptions for kids are unnecessary. The Journal of Pediatric Infectious Disease Society published the results of adverse drug reactions in children that

By |2018-10-11T20:44:31+00:00August 27th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: |0 Comments

R.I.P. Antibiotics

New solutions on the horizon to fight infection It is estimated that superbugs, antibiotic-resistant bacteria, will kill 10 million people annually by the year 2050, costing the global economy $100 trillion. Today, in 2018, 2 million people in the United States alone are infected by superbugs each year, 23,000 of them losing their life. We

By |2018-04-03T15:10:50+00:00April 3rd, 2018|Categories: Infectious Disease, Science|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Ticking Time Bomb, Super Bugs (Bacteria) That Are Antibiotic Resistant

What you need to know about Bacteria It is estimated there at over 5,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 variations of bacteria living on this earth. CBS Sunday Morning Anchor, Jane Pauley, reported on the the discovery of bacteria Sunday, September 17, 2017 during the weekly almanac story. Bacteria was first discovered in human dental plaque by Dutch Scientist Antonie

By |2017-09-19T22:14:45+00:00September 19th, 2017|Categories: Infectious Disease|Tags: , , , |0 Comments