antibiotics

Sick Americans Are Desperate Enough To Buy Fish Antibiotics

Sick Americans Are Desperate Enough To Buy Fish Antibiotics

In today’s “the U.S. healthcare system is utterly broken” news, a study has found evidence that some people are buying fish antibiotics online to use on themselves—presumably because they’re cheaper than visiting the doctor to get a proper prescription.

It’s Time To Kick Big Pharma Out Of Antibiotics Research, Scientists Argue

It’s Time To Kick Big Pharma Out Of Antibiotics Research, Scientists Argue

In the wake of recent reports showing that antibiotic-resistant superbugs are on the rise, some scientists in the UK are pushing for a fix that might seem radical. They argue that the research and development of new antibiotics should be taken out of the pharmaceutical industry’s hands and publicly funded…