The discovery of antibiotics was one of the greatest medical achievements of the twentieth century. However, overuse of these drugs has led to the development of resistance in bacteria. As a consequence, some infections can result in serious illness and even death. In this podcast, Dr. Tarayn Fairlie discusses the dangers of overusing antibiotics. Created: 9/8/2011 by MMWR. Date Released: 9/8/2011. Series Name: A Cup of Health with CDC.
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