Germs That Outwit Antibiotics Found In ToddlersBefore there were antibiotics, people died from infections all the time.
New Blood Test Could Determine If Infections Are Bacterial Or ViralA new blood test may one day be able to tell whether an infection is bacterial or viral.
Consumer Reports: Ground Turkey May Be Breeding Ground For BacteriaAs more of us try to eat healthy, we're replacing ground beef with ground turkey. It can be a better choice, but an investigation by Consumer Reports found ground turkey can also be a breeding ground for antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
Consumer Reports Offers Tips For Purchasing Antibiotic-Free MeatSuperbugs are on the rise. Superbugs are bacteria that are resistant to one or more antibiotics, which kills thousands of people a year. Consumer Reports said the routine feeding of antibiotics to the animals we eat is a contributing factor.