Antibiotics & Sinus Infections

Oh! Looking for a little health news, are you? Or perhaps back for more! Well today’s big story, new guidelines might have us cutting back on our antibiotic use. A good thing? Well, I’ll tell you next on InsidersHealth News. Well, the FDA works hard to get the level of antibiotics and hormones down in […]

Past the Age of Miracles: Facing a Post-Antibiotic Age

in the keynote address last year the director-general of the World Health Organization warned that we may be facing a future in which many of our miracle drugs no longer work a post-antibiotic era means in effect an end to modern medicine as we know it things has come-to strep throat or child scratch knee […]

Superbugs in Conventional vs. Organic Chicken

one of the most concerning developments in medicine is the emergence of bacterial super resistance resistance to not just one class of drugs like penicillin but resistance to multiple classes of drugs so-called multi drug-resistant bacteria in the 2013 FDA retail meat report more than a quarter of the Salmonella found contaminating retail chicken breasts […]

Antibiotics & Sinus Infections

Oh! Looking for a little health news, are you? Or perhaps back for more! Well today’s big story, new guidelines might have us cutting back on our antibiotic use. A good thing? Well, I’ll tell you next on InsidersHealth News. Well, the FDA works hard to get the level of antibiotics and hormones down in […]

Antibiotics & Sinus Infections

Oh! Looking for a little health news, are you? Or perhaps back for more! Well today’s big story, new guidelines might have us cutting back on our antibiotic use. A good thing? Well, I’ll tell you next on InsidersHealth News. Well, the FDA works hard to get the level of antibiotics and hormones down in […]

Against superbugs: Russian science discovered the source of new antibiotics

The antibiotics we know today don’t work anymore. That’s why superbugs – bacteria resistant to modern antibiotics kill some 700 thousand people each year. An equivalent to the population of Detroit, Montenegro or one of Siberia’s largest cities – Tyumen Nightmare superbugs No new antibiotics in the pipeline End of the road for antibiotics unless […]

Drug Residues in Meat

“Drug Residues in Meat” One of the reasons we are increasingly plagued with new superbugs is the mass feeding of antibiotics to farm animals. As Britain’s chief medical officer put it in his 2009 annual report: “every inappropriate…use [of antibiotics in] agriculture is potentially signing a death warrant for a future patient.” Earlier this year, […]

Secrets of supermarket meat and fish: Testing the food you buy (CBC Marketplace)

(♪)>>Erica: Tonight, onMarketplace…>>It’s a guessing game here, how would anyone know?>>Erica: A shopping trip you won’t want to miss. We put the food you eat every day to the test. What do you mean by profiteering?>>People who are engaging in food fraud.>>Erica: Question what you buy, and buy into, when it comes to filling the […]

Testing shrimp for antibiotic-resistant bacteria (Marketplace)

[♪♪] -[Chef] Everything looks good. -[David] We’re in for a treat. A taste test from an award-winning chef. Robert, this looks so good. Anything added to it? Or it’s just– This is as basic as it’s gonna come. Please dig in. -[David] Okay, I’m gonna go for it. On tonight’s menu, shrimp. No sauce, no […]