Did you know that the overuse of antibiotics is the leading cause of antibiotic resistance?  Why should I care about antibiotic resistance? Antibiotic resistance has been called “one of the world’s most pressing public health problems.” Antibiotic resistance can cause infections that were once easily treated with antibiotics to become dangerous infections that can … Continue reading “An Antibiotic Isn’t Always the Answer”

by Dr. Shane Speights Okay, I’ve been asked to write a “blog”.  This is a bit new to me, so bear with me as I stumble through the syntax.  I’m more of a personal writer, not really one who would put out a book chapter, so here goes… The raw numbers say that 8 out … Continue reading “Antibiotics: More harm than good?”