Antibiotic Resistance, Superbugs and Superweeds

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This year's Longitude Prize is focused on the growing problem of antibiotic resistant bacteria. They've put together a nice image, shown below, which showcases what they term 'the ten most dangerous antibiotic resistant bacteria'. You can read more detail on each of them here: http://www.nesta.org.uk/news/antibiotic-resistant-bacteria

"The Ten Most Dangerous Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria." This year’s Longitude Prize is focused on the growing problem of antibiotic-resistant bacteria.

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This serious public health problem is leading to two million people per year in the US acquiring antibiotic-resistant infections, and Americans. --- This is a great infographic on antibiotic resistance.

Farm animals fed Antibiotics (Infographic) stop eating corporate farmed and ranch animals. eat locally grown from small farms.  this can be done anywhere in the usa if you stand up for your rights.  read the constitution and the bill of rights. any law that is unconstitutional is illegal.

Farm Animals Fed Antibiotics (Infographic)

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A report commissioned by UK Prime Minister estimates that by 2050, antibiotic resistance will have killed 300 million people. http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2015/02/17/antibiotic-resistance-food-production.aspx

A report commissioned by UK Prime Minister estimates that by antibiotic resistance will have killed 300 million people.

Antibiotic resistance arises when bacteria change to protect themselves against an antibiotic. What does this mean for you?

I always ask the doctor to take a swab of my throat before he prescribes antibiotics. Antibiotic resistance arises when bacteria change to protect themselves against an antibiotic.

In the developing world, antibiotics are now being overused — just like in the U.S. So antibiotic resistance is a growing global issue. But some countries have figured out a solution.

Why India Is A Hotbed Of Antibiotic Resistance And Sweden Is Not

Penicillin became a wonder drug for fighting infections in the Jean-Claude Fide was an early adapter, injected in 1948 in the French town of Mont-pres-Chambord.

A new report by Friends of the Earth and the National Resources Defense Council grades America's 25 largest fast food and "fast casual" restaurants on their antibiotics policies and sourcing practices. Fourteen restaurants scored zero points out of a possible 36 and received a grade of F. Click through the gallery to see how 11 other restaurants fared.

Report examines antibiotics in meats on fast food menus

Dramatic rise seen in antibiotic use : Nature News & Comment

New report provides the most comprehensive picture yet of antibiotic use and resistance worldwide.

Another reason not to overuse antibiotics

New study shows yet another reason not to overuse antibiotics

The consequences of antibiotic overuse are dire—and already emerging in hospitals with bacteria that can’t be treated with any existing antibiotic.

Another reason not to overuse antibiotics

New study shows yet another reason not to overuse antibiotics

The consequences of antibiotic overuse are dire—and already emerging in hospitals with bacteria that can’t be treated with any existing antibiotic.

MRSA superbug found in supermarket pork raises alarm over farming risks | Environment | The Guardian

MRSA superbug found in supermarket pork raises alarm over farming risks

MRSA superbug found in supermarket pork raises alarm over farming risks | Environment | The Guardian

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria can transfer to humans via farm workers, contaminated air, water, manure or food.

Is it time for an antibiotic-free label on our food?

The FSA has been testing chicken sold in the high street for campylobacter, which is associated with 100 deaths a year and food-poisoning cases.

A change like this could take decades.

McDonald's investors are demanding a change to the company's food

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IChip offers solutions.

Scanning electron micrograph of MRSA--methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteria (yellow, round items) killing and escaping from a human white cell.

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