#Antibiotic resistance

  • Article: Animals May Be Spreading Superbugs Around Developing Countries
    Health

    Animals May Be Spreading Superbugs Around Developing Countries

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|June 21, 2019

    Superbugs kill 700,000 people per year — but that number could reach 10 million by 2050. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Found Antibiotics in Rivers From 72 Countries
    Health

    Scientists Found Antibiotics in Rivers From 72 Countries

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sushmita Roy|May 28, 2019

    An estimated 10 million people could die due to drug-resistant diseases by 2030. Read more

  • Article: ‘Last Resort’ Antibiotic Is Being Used on Chicken Farms in India
    Food & Hunger

    ‘Last Resort’ Antibiotic Is Being Used on Chicken Farms in India

    By David Brand|Feb. 1, 2018

    The excessive use of antibiotics hastens the development of drug-resistant superbugs. Read more

  • Article: This Safe, Cheap Typhoid Vaccine Could Be the Breakthrough the World Needs
    Health

    This Safe, Cheap Typhoid Vaccine Could Be the Breakthrough the World Needs

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 4, 2018

    The deadly disease still infects up to 20 million people a year. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Discover Potential New Antibiotic in — Believe It or Not — Dragon’s Blood
    Health

    Scientists Discover Potential New Antibiotic in — Believe It or Not — Dragon’s Blood

    By Yosola Olorunshola|April 20, 2017

    A fairytale ending in the fight against superbugs? Read more

  • Article: The Superbug 'Most Wanted' List: WHO Needs Super-Cures, Super Fast
    Health

    The Superbug 'Most Wanted' List: WHO Needs Super-Cures, Super Fast

    By Meghan Werft|Feb. 28, 2017

    This is the first ever list of antibiotic resistant threats to health from WHO. Read more