Antibiotics Worked Miracles For Decades – Then Things Went Terribly Wrong – Doctor Explains

superbug apocalypse and antibiotic resistance those are big scary words but how bad is it really well according to the World Health Organization, W.H.O., antibiotic resistance is one of the greatest threats that we have to global health every 15 minutes someone dies in the United States because of a super bug that we basically created that’s thirty […]

A new platform for combinatorial drug discovery to combat antibiotic resistance

Antibiotics were first discovered and deployed more than 75 years ago. But development of new antibiotics largely stalled by the 1980s, and over the past 30 years a disturbing trend has emerged. According to the World Health Organization more than a 1/4 of healthcare associated infections in long term acute settings exhibit some form of antibiotic resistance. This […]

Antibiotics Dont Be a Jerk by MacKen Films Pty Ltd

>>RECEPTIONIST: Thank you. OK you can go through now. [Music]>>DOCTOR: Just looks like the common cold. Take plenty of liquids and stay cosy OK. You can watch some cartoons but not too many. She’ll by sniffly for a few days but it’s going around>>MOTHER: What about some antibiotics Doctor?>>DOCTOR: Antibiotics don’t work on the common cold, it won’t […]

Marie-Curie Fellow tips: talking to industry, calls over emails. ENVIROSTOME project at ICRA.

Hello everybody! My name is Ana de Almeida Kumlien, and I am here in the Catalan Institute of Water Research to tell you some good news. So, my day of work is nearly finish and the sun is shinning in Girona. And, I thought it was a good thing to do a video because I like to talk […]

Antibiotic Resistance – What it is, how it comes about, and what we can do about it

We tend to think about ourselves as humans, but this is only partly true. We are composed of trillions of human cells, but we are also made up of trillions of bacteria. These bacteria are part of us. They cover our entire skin and guts. Bacteria help us digest the food that we eat and protect us from […]

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