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New Viruses, Superbugs Found in Study of New York House Mice
Health & Wellness  (tags: mice, bacteria, superbugs, babies, children, disease, environment, family, food, health, illness, investigation, prevention, protection, risks, safety, science, society, warning, women, treatment )

Frank
- 28 days ago - cnn.com
House mice don't carry door keys, but they can freely enter any residence in New York City, from low-rent studios to penthouse suites.
All You Need to Know About Antibiotic Resistance
Health & Wellness  (tags: Antibiotic resistance, science, Health issues, bacterial infections, increased risk, superbugs, global concerns, high risk, new drugs, researchers, Prevention and Control, stronger protection, responsible care, development, safety standards )


- 95 days ago - ba-bamail.com
Antibiotics, as we all know, are medicines that are used to prevent and treat bacterial infections. However, the problem of antibiotic resistance is fast becoming one of the major scientific issues of modern times.
6 Things to Know About the Global Superbug Crisis
Health & Wellness  (tags: antibiotics, superbugs, livestock feed )

Nita
- 107 days ago - ecowatch.com
These superbugs don't respond to our available antibiotics. The end result is that many standard procedures--from caesarean sections to chemotherapy--may become too risky to undertake. It is projected that millions of people may die of what were once trea
Petition - Take Action: Urge Congress to Fund the Fight Against Superbugs
Health & Wellness  (tags: health care, Antibiotic resistance, Antibiotics in Agriculture, superbugs, Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria, risks, prevention, safety, research, protection, disease )


- 184 days ago - advocacy.pewtrusts.org
Congress is in the final days of making decisions about this year's federal budget. They need to hear from you that the fight against antibiotic-resistant bacteria must remain a national priority. Each year, millions of people contract antibiotic-....
Petition - Stop Dangerous Overuse of Antibiotics in Livestock
Health & Wellness  (tags: Livestock, Factory Farming, Antibiotics in Agriculture, overuse of antibiotics, resistant bacteria, superbugs, risks, Preventive care, stronger controls, Infectious Diseases, safety, protection )


- 203 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop contributing to antibiotic resistance by overusing human antibiotics in cattle. Antibiotics are being used in dangerous amounts on U.S. livestock. Antibiotics are one of the best weapons in the fight against infectious disease - penicillin alone...
Petition - Take Action: Support FDA's Efforts to Better Understand Animal Antibiotic Sales Data
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, Antibiotics in Agriculture, Factory Farming, Inefficiency, immune system, superbugs, infections, alternative methods, Antibiotic resistance, protection, safety, risks )


- 205 days ago - advocacy.pewtrusts.org
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) needs to hear from you. Let the agency know that you support its proposal to make data on antibiotics sold for use in livestock and poultry more useful. The agency's proposal would establish a method for...
âEUR~Antibiotic ApocalypseâEUR(TM): Doctors Sound Alarm Over Drug Resistance | Society | The Guardian
Health & Wellness  (tags: Antibiotic Resistance, Antibiotics, Superbugs, Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria, Genetics, UK Medical Research Councidrugs, death, disease, health, healthcare, medicine, research, prevention, protection, warning )

Cat
- 221 days ago - theguardian.com
Are you scared yet? You should be! The terrifying prospect that even routine operations will be impossible to perform has been raised by experts alarmed by the rise of drug-resistant genes
A 'Superbug' Fungus Is Spreading Across the US
Health & Wellness  (tags: Superbugs, Fungus, Multiple Drug Resistant, Antibiotic Resistance, Candida auris, CDC, Global Health, health, warning, disease, research )

Cat
- 366 days ago - gizmodo.com
Shaking in my boots! Over the past nine months, the number of US cases of an emerging, multi-drug resistant fungus has ballooned from 7 to more than 122.
A Superbug Resistant to 26 Antibiotics Has Killed a Woman in Nevada
Health & Wellness  (tags: Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria, Superbugs, CDC, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Antibiotic resistance, Nevada, illness, humans, health, research, warning, treatment, protection, medicine, disease, drugs, healthcare )

Cat
- 492 days ago - gizmodo.com
My worst nightmare has come true. Fifteen years ago, US public health officials declared that infections resistant to antibiotics could become a major threat. That threat, it seems, has arrived.
Why We Might Not Be Able to Count on Antibiotics to Stop Infections Anymore
Health & Wellness  (tags: antibiotics, medicine, resistance, superbugs )

Freya
- 712 days ago - alternet.org
As lifesaving antibiotics dwindle, factory farms are breeding resistant bacteria that transmit to humans.
Human Breast Milk Protein Could Wipe Out Superbugs
Health & Wellness  (tags: medivine, science, possible breakthrough, breast milk protein, superbugs, resistant bacteria, sickle cell disease )

Judy
- 847 days ago - ibtimes.co.uk
It is hoped the discovery by the National Physical Laboratory and University College London could help tackle antibiotic resistance to superbugs.
How Cockroaches Could Save Lives
Health & Wellness  (tags: cockroach antibiotics, MRSA, Ecoli, superbugs, gastroenteritis, robotics )

Nancy
- 929 days ago - bbc.com
Scientists had long wondered how roaches could spend their lives in dirty environments with no ill effects and it turns out they produce their own powerful antibiotics. Exports to China? News to me!
Sign the Petition to Pfizer and Other Global Pharmaceutical Companies
Health & Wellness  (tags: pfizer, global, pharmaceutical companies, drug resistance, superbugs, disease, drugs, health, humans, interesting, risks, warning )

Lone
- 1074 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Pfizer and other big pharmaceutical corporations are fueling the rise of drug-resistant superbugs that could kill millions.
Stop The Use of Antibiotics In Factory Farms
Health & Wellness  (tags: Factory Farms, Anitbiotics, superbugs, human resistant )

Sheryl
- 1387 days ago - credomobilize.com
80% of all antibiotics in the United States are used to raise meat for human consumption, which has led to the rise of so-called "superbugs" -- human diseases that are resistant to antibiotic treatment.
 

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