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Antiobiotics

World Antibiotic Market In Dire Need Of Changes

Reuters | Ben Hirschler and Kate Kelland | Posted 09.06.2014 | Green

LONDON, July 6 (Reuters) - The drugs don't work - and neither does the market, when it comes to antibiotics. When sophisticated bugs t...

Agricultural Abuse of Antibiotics: Looming Crisis Warrants Big Changes

Steve Heilig | Posted 10.22.2013 | Green
Steve Heilig

The battle to reduce agricultural use of antibiotics continues. The stakes are high -- and may be even higher than before.

Generation Rx: Is Overmedication Endangering Our Kids' Health?

Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff | Posted 01.15.2012 | Parents
Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff

These new studies once again underscore the necessity for us as parents to communicate with our pediatricians and not be afraid to ask questions when a prescription is offered.

Antibiotics Linked To Birth Defects

AP | CARLA K. JOHNSON | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

CHICAGO — Researchers studying antibiotics in pregnancy have found a surprising link between common drugs used to treat urinary infections and b...

Marigold Soothes Skin

nytimes.com | Anahad O'Connor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Herbal advocates have long promoted extracts from the plant Calendula officinalis, also known as the marigold, as a substitute....