A new research reveals that air pollution may alter bacteria present in the respiratory tract and trigger them to resist antibiotics.
Scientists explain how bacteria resist colistin, the last line antibiotic of choice for life-threatening infections that are resistant to treatments.
Amidst the growing concern about drug – resistant bacteria, overprescribing of antibiotics is still a concern accord to US federal report. In fact, it has not dropped between 2006 and 2012, which is a cause of concern for US health experts.
The test based on gene profiles can help restrict antibiotic resistance.
Over the years, growing resistance of Gonorrhea to antibiotics has exposed the disease to the risk of becoming terminal
A new study reported that the pneumococcal vaccine can reduce children's risk of acquiring antibiotic-resistant infections.
A new study found that college athletes in contact sports were more likely to be carriers of MRSA.
A new study found that using ultraviolet cleaning can reduce the amount of superbugs in hospitals.
Minnesota has passed a bill banning the use of triclosan, which can be found in many antibacterial products.
A new study found that one dollar bill contains roughly 3,000 different types of bacteria.
Honey combat antibacterial resistance, according to a new study.
The findings are promising, especially in a time when hospitals are struggling to combat drug-resistant superbugs like MRSA and drug resistance is on the rise.
More than half of samples of ground beef, ground turkey and pork chops collected from supermarkets for testing by the federal government contained bacteria resistant to antibiotics, according to a new report.
Certain types of bacteria are becoming harder and harder to fight because they are developing resistance toward antibiotics, leaving doctors little to no treatment options.
One of the best antibiotics we are able to access is right within us – or outside us, to be more specific.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.