by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 12, 2014 Updated: December 12, 2014
Amid the frenzy about a potential Ebola outbreak in the United States in recent months, many Americans may have forgotten about some more common deadly viruses.
by Amelia Rosch Posted on October 29, 2014 Updated: October 29, 2014
Over two million people get sick because of resistance to antibiotics each year, and doctors want that to change.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on September 30, 2014
A major trade deal is sparking controversy for potentially lowering food safety standards in Europe.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on September 19, 2014
The White House has been criticized for being too slow to address a problem that's been described as a "ticking time bomb" and a looming "antibiotic apocalypse."
by Amelia Rosch Posted on September 15, 2014 Updated: September 15, 2014
Giving drugs to animals that are also used to treat humans can create dangerous antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 13, 2014
Medical experts say this should serve as a "wake up call."
by Sy Mukherjee Posted on March 20, 2014
A new study finds that bacteria that are resistant to many types of antibiotics are on the rise in American children.