Antibiotics Have Saved Millions Of Lives, But Their Misuse And Overuse Is Making Them Less Effective As Bacteria Develop Resistance (2016)

Antibiotics have saved millions of lives, but their misuse and overuse is making them less effective as bacteria develop resistance. Despite scientists' warnings, antibiotic prescriptions in many countries continue to soar and antibiotic use in farming is at record levels. As a result, doctors are now seeing infections they can no longer treat. Are we facing the end of modern medicine? An antibiotic apocalypse that takes medicine back to the Dark Ages? Or will researchers outwit the incredibly clever bacteria and find novel ways to beat resistance?

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Antibiotics Have Saved Millions Of Lives, But Their Misuse And Overuse Is Making Them Less Effective As Bacteria Develop Resistance (2016)