“This is due to change in genetics of bacteria. Judicious use and handling of antibiotics is the need of the hour to ensure that they stay effective for as long as possible. Patients who wish to read about these issues on the internet should refer to reliable websites such as Web MD or Mayo Clinic,” adds Lawate. Ensuring that all vaccinations are up to date is another way of preventing the body from turning resistant to antibiotics.

Use, don’t abuse

December 15, 2017 Anushka Mishra 0

For years, antibiotics have been regarded as the ultimate defence against various ailments, right from bacterial infections to pain due to spinal injuries. However, there are several myths and ill-practices surrounding their intake, which has [Full Story]

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