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More Superbugs? Despite Warnings, Farm Antibiotic Use Is Rising Worldwide


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ELIZABETH
- 1097 days ago - takepart.com
Overuse of antibiotics in the United States and EuropeâEUR"particularly in animal agricultureâEUR"has led to a severe increase in antibiotic-resistant diseases.



   

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Lone F (67)
Saturday September 19, 2015, 10:53 am
Thank you Elizabeth
 

Freya H (358)
Saturday September 19, 2015, 12:15 pm
It is only a matter of time before one of these explodes into a fearful and swiftly-spreading pandemic. Infections, pneumonia, meningitis, cholera - the clock is ticking.
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday September 19, 2015, 1:18 pm
Well we need a massive human die off so badly...so maybe this is the start of that one day soon hopefully. It's the poor animals i really feel 4--they're pumped everyday. Signed-thanks
 

Animae C (506)
Saturday September 19, 2015, 5:37 pm
Easy solution, stop eating animals!
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday September 20, 2015, 6:01 am
We're the one suffering
 

Roger G (148)
Sunday September 20, 2015, 10:59 am
noted, thanks
 

Lawrence D (3)
Sunday September 20, 2015, 1:31 pm
Wake up farmers.
 

Birgit W (160)
Sunday September 20, 2015, 1:37 pm
.. and people eat it also. Thanks.
 

Kamia T (89)
Monday September 21, 2015, 12:13 pm
All the more reason to support local CSAs, farmers' markets and small organic growers. But you can't have it both ways. Cheap production food is low-cost and unhealthy. Organic food and small farms are MUCH healthier for you and the environment, but no farmer wants to work for 2 bucks an hour.
 

Sergio Padilla (65)
Monday September 21, 2015, 1:56 pm
Very urgent issue
 

Lois Jordan (63)
Monday September 21, 2015, 4:26 pm
Noted. Thanks, Elizabeth.
Signed petition within article.
 

Jim M (38)
Sunday September 27, 2015, 1:07 am
thank you
 

Jim M (38)
Sunday September 27, 2015, 1:07 am
noted
 
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