• Report ranks restaurant chains on antibiotic use

    WASHINGTON — A new report ranks America’s top chain restaurants on their use of antibiotics in the meat and poultry they serve, and the news is by and large not good. Only two companies —…

  • Are bacteria becoming too smart for antibiotics?

    The World Health Organization warns that we are headed for a \”post-antibiotic era.\”

  • Antibiotics second choice for childhood earaches, academy says

    A child in pain with an earache is a pain for a
    parent as well and most are ready and willing to
    give them antibiotics. But a new study indicates
    it could be a bad idea.

  • Is the meat you eat safe?

    Antibiotic overuse in animals has been linked to outbreaks of \”superbugs\” — bacterial infections in humans that are resistant to treatment.