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New Research Finds Common Herbicides Cause Antibiotic Resistance

Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, family, food, greenliving, glyphosate, dicamba, 2, 4-D, health, humans, protection, world )

- 332 days ago -
A new paper finds that the active ingredients of the commonly used herbicides, RoundUp, Kamba and 2,4-D, (glyphosate, dicamba and 2,4-D, respectively), each alone cause antibiotic resistance at concentrations well below label application rates.


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Animae C (507)
Sunday November 19, 2017, 1:36 pm
“bacteria respond to exposure to the herbicides by changing how susceptible they are to antibiotics used in human and animal medicine.”

WOW this is a massive breakthrough!!!!

And obviously why it's found in produce too;

Bad News for Vegetarians: Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria Found in Produce!

Thanx Kathy

penny C (83)
Sunday November 19, 2017, 1:51 pm
Thanks Kathy.

Colleen L (3)
Sunday November 19, 2017, 4:59 pm
Doesn't surprise me. It kills precious bees and other important insects. So it must be damaging to us. Take this killing crap off the flipping market. Thanks Kathy

Peggy B (43)
Tuesday November 21, 2017, 5:40 am
I believe this and I have said for years that I believe it is responsible for the increase in autism.

Debra G (0)
Tuesday November 21, 2017, 2:54 pm
Don’t worry - Trump’s EPA and FDA will cover up the research findings so that we can poison ourselves in blissful ignorance.

Roberto MARINI (88)
Wednesday November 22, 2017, 8:36 am
thank you for this interesting and important article

Janet B (0)
Wednesday November 22, 2017, 2:47 pm

Anne K (139)
Wednesday November 22, 2017, 4:06 pm
Thanks, Kathy.

Glenville J Owen (0)
Thursday November 23, 2017, 8:34 am
Thank you for this powerful article, Kathy.
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