antibiotic resistance

Humans Are Polluting The Environment With Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

Humans Are Polluting The Environment With Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

Many of us are aware of the enormous threat of antibiotic- (or “antimicrobial”) resistant bacteria on human health. But few realise just how pervasive these superbugs are — antimicrobial-resistant bacteria have jumped from humans and are running rampant across wildlife and the environment. My research is revealing the enormous breadth…

New Report On Superbugs Is Full Of Bad News

New Report On Superbugs Is Full Of Bad News

The world continues to lose ground against antibiotic resistance, according to a new report out this week from U.S. health institute, Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). And among other things, the number of superbugs that pose a dire threat to the health of Americans has only gotten larger…