A round glass container containing a swatch of a 90-year-old mold was recently sold by the international auction house of Bonhams.
Scientists explain how bacteria resist colistin, the last line antibiotic of choice for life-threatening infections that are resistant to treatments.
Scientists were able to develop antibiotic spider silk that will make Spiderman jealous.
A new study shows how breast milk can be employed to combat superbugs.
Scientists find a gene that makes superbugs super resistant to humans' last line of antibiotic defense, enabling them to spread from one type of bacteria to another.
The American Academy of Pediatric reported that antibiotic use in animals can be harmful to children, especially those with compromised immune systems.
People who have reacted to penicillin and were told that they are allergic to the antibiotic might not actually be allergic, a new study reported.
The CDC reported that cefixime is not as effective at treating gonorrhea as before.
A new literature review found that "water on the knee," or knee effusion, could be an early sign of Lyme disease.
A three-month course of antibiotic, Levofloxacin post kidney transplantation did not reduce risk of viral infection, a new study reported.
The director of the CDC, Thomas Frieden stressed the importance of taking immediate action before the antibiotic resistant situation becomes the "next pandemic."
A new study found that the use of antibiotics has spiked by 36 percent on a global scale.
An antibiotic therapy for catheter-related bloodstreams in hemodialysis patients has been shown to reduce mortality, according to a new study.
Researchers have reportedly found the first instance of antibiotic-resistant bacteria called Pseudomonas in a squid sold at a Chinese grocery store in Saskatoon.
According to a new study, a single dose of a new antibiotic can treat serious skin infections.
They may not be scientifically based, but the need for a solution outside of pharmaceuticals may encourage you to consider such options. When traditional medicine is not quite doing the trick, thinking outside the box and trying one of these options may bring surprising results.