#Antimicrobial resistance

  • Article: Animals May Be Spreading Superbugs Around Developing Countries

    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: There Are Flies in English Hospitals That Are Becoming Resistant to Antibiotics

    There Are Flies in English Hospitals That Are Becoming Resistant to Antibiotics

    June 21, 2019

    Over half of bacteria strains on the flies were resistant to antibiotics. Read more

  • Article: Malawi Has an Antibiotics Resistance Crisis That Could Spiral Out of Control

    Malawi Has an Antibiotics Resistance Crisis That Could Spiral Out of Control

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 3, 2019

    Doctors say the solution needs strict access to medication. Read more

  • Article: Hidden Threat as 'Big as Climate Change' Needs 'Urgent Global Response'

    Hidden Threat as 'Big as Climate Change' Needs 'Urgent Global Response'

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 24, 2019

    It could kill 10 million people a year by 2050. But Britain has a new 5-year plan to lead the way. Read more

  • Article: The World Health Organization Just Listed the Top 10 Global Health Threats for 2019

    The World Health Organization Just Listed the Top 10 Global Health Threats for 2019

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 16, 2019

    The threats include climate change, the anti-vaxxer movement, and a looming pandemic. Read more

  • Article: Superbugs Could Put an End to Chemotherapy As Cancer Treatment Option

    Superbugs Could Put an End to Chemotherapy As Cancer Treatment Option

    By Jackie Marchildon|Feb. 20, 2018

    Superbugs are expected to kill more people than cancer by 2050. Read more

  • Article: Antibiotics Are Becoming Less Effective So Canada Is Planning For Antimicrobial Resistance

    Antibiotics Are Becoming Less Effective So Canada Is Planning For Antimicrobial Resistance

    By Jackie Marchildon|Sept. 6, 2017

    Antimicrobial resistance could lead to 10 million deaths by 2050. Read more