A new study, published in the Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, indicates another reason that may be increasing the risk of antibiotic resistance.
Experts are expressing concerns that antibiotics are losing their effectiveness at an increasing rate. Antibiotic resistance has become one of the most significant threats to patients' safety.
Every time we use antibiotics, we increase the chance for resistant strains to develop. Bacteria are very good at the evolution game.
Practice basic hygiene and sanitation to avoid falling prey to bacterial viral invasion.
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Scientists, doctors and public health experts have issued a statement of common concern against irrational use of antibiotics in humans and animals and the growing threat of antibiotic resistance.
WHO published the first-ever list of antibiotic-resistant "priority pathogens" that included 12 families of bacteria that pose the greatest threat to human health.
A new study published in the International Journal of Obesity warns that children who receive antibiotics throughout the course of their childhood gain weight significantly faster than those who do not.
Antibiotics are essential for fighting bacterial infection but, they can also make the body more prone to infection and diarrheaby allowing gut pathogens to -breathe-, says a study.
"In India, the use of antibiotics in pre-mixed feed for livestock is going up a lot."