The Threat of Antibiotic Resistance

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) revealed a frightening report on the burden and threats posed by antibiotic overuse. Every year in the United States, 2 million people are infected and 23,000 people die from antibiotic-resistant infections. Here is how antibiotic resistance happens: Here is how antibiotic resistance spreads: And not surprisingly, in states [...]

2016-11-29T15:11:22+00:00 December 3rd, 2013|Featured, Social and Environmental Issues|