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Antibiotic Overuse       Archived


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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