The Crisis of Antibiotic Resistance

Bacteria are finally overrunning our last defenses. Can we stop them?

The Enemy within: A New Pattern of Antibiotic Resistance

A new pattern of antibiotic resistance that is spreading around the globe may soon leave us defenseless against a frighteningly wide range of dangerous bacterial infections


Animal Production Practices Create Antibiotic Resistance

Microbiologist Lance Price at the ScienceWriters2011 conference in Flagstaff on October 16 explained that modern animal production methods are virtually designed to create antibiotic resistant bacteria. Steve Mirsky reports


Our Big Pig Problem

The U.S. should follow Denmark and stop giving farm animals low-dose antibiotics


More with Maryn: McKenna on Antibiotic Resistance

In part 2 of our conversation with journalist and author Maryn McKenna, she talks about antibiotic resistance in agriculture and human health, MRSA, and offers a brief coda on the subject of fecal transplants


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