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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…

Petting Zoos May Be Chock Full Of Superbugs

Petting Zoos May Be Chock Full Of Superbugs

Those adorably tame goats and other animals you love to touch at your local petting zoo might not be so harmless after all, according to some early research out this weekend. It suggests that many petting zoo animals could harbour and potentially spread dangerous antibiotic-resistant bacteria, including two strains of…