Antibiotics

October 16, 2015
October 16, 2015

Fears grow over increased antibiotic resistance

More than 6,000 deaths a year could be caused by a 30% fall in the effectiveness of antibiotics in the US, a report in The Lancet suggests.

May 29, 2015
May 29, 2015

Use of Antibiotics

A new study led by researchers at the University of Minnesota has found a three-way link among antibiotic use in infants, changes in the gut bacteria, and disease later in life.

April 9, 2015
April 9, 2015

Overuse of Antibiotics

Antibiotics are used to treat and prevent bacterial infections.