Millions of people are exposed to unregulated levels of antibiotics every day in their drinking water and most have no idea. Here's what you need to know about antibiotics in our water supply...Read More
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The antibiotic apocalypse? The end of modern medicine? Impossible” is the reaction I often get. So for those of you, like me, who are trying to educate friends and family on the gravity of the situation, I’ve put together this “news reel” highlighting some of the biggest headlines over the last 18 months. Share with those you love!Read More
A Tiny Victory in the “War on Microbes” Today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration banned the sale of over-the-counter antibacterial soap. While this certainly comes as good news to the Grow Network, it is a very small victory. The FDA is giving industry one year to do away with “antibacterial washes” containing any of […]Read More
The Time Has Come The jury is in… and the age of antibiotic resistance is officially upon us. No one can know exactly how things will develop in the days and months ahead… How long will it take for the problem to hit home? And how long it will take for medical systems around the […]Read More
The Quickly Changing World of Antibiotics Well, if you haven’t been following along about the state of antibiotic resistance in the world today… it’s time to do your homework! The “superbugs” are here. But don’t let the media fool you – antibiotic resistance isn’t about a handful of “superbugs.” Any bacteria can develop resistance to […]Read More
Life without Antibiotics Are you afraid to take antibiotics? Have you ever thought about treating infections without antibiotics? I sure think twice before accepting a prescription from my doctor. Lately, I’ve been reading a lot about the spread of antibiotic-resistant bacteria… “superbugs”… … It’s truly terrifying. Why haven’t we heard more about this? The End […]Read More
Antibiotic Misuse in the Headlines By now, most people are aware of the growing problems of antibiotic misuse and antibiotic-resistant bacteria. But many of us have trouble understanding just how big this problem is. We covered a recent study that took a closer look at how prominent this issue is within industrial agriculture – and […]Read More