Antibiotic Resistant 'Nightmare Bacteria' Spreading In U.S., CDC WarnsInfections of this kind are "virtually untreatable with modern medicine," CDC Principal Deputy Director Dr. Anne Schuchat said in a press briefing on April 3.
Antibiotic Not Working? Check Your FoodThe food industry's 'over-use' of antibiotics on animals is contributing to the rise of antibiotic-resistant bacteria that affects humans, the World Health Organization says.
WHO: Antibiotic-Resistant Infections Are A "Global Health Emergency" There is a serious lack of new antibiotics being developed to fight infections that are becoming resistant to treatments - something WHO says is a "global health emergency."
Gonorrhea Becoming More Difficult To Treat With AntibioticsGonorrhea is becoming more difficult, and for some patients impossible to treat with antibiotics, the World Health Organization said.
Report: 1st US Case Of Germ Resistant To Last Resort DrugThe first U.S. patient - infected with bacteria resistant to an antibiotic - used a last resort treatment, scientist said this week.
Deciphering Food Labels At The StoreThere has been an explosion in the United State of people wanting to know where their food comes from and what's in it.
Powerful Antibiotic Could Be A Prescription For Danger Pt. IIMore and more people are coming forward claiming to be seriously ill victims of a powerful antibiotic they too, supposedly to get well. Now CBS$'s Chief Investigator Michele Gillen reveals an internal FDA safety report and details what the government agency isn't telling the public.
Chick-Fil-A To Use Chicken Without Antibiotics A popular quick-serve chicken restaurant is opting to serve only chicken raised without antibiotics.
Broward Identifies Multiple Cases Of Whooping CoughBroward County Health officials reported Saturday they have discovered four confirmed cases of whooping cough, also known as pertussis.
Bedbugs Can Carry MRSABedbugs can be both a nuisance and a pain to travelers and homeowners. But scientists now say the bugs can do a lot more than just leave itchy red welts on your skin.
Mother Outraged After Son Contracts HookwormA Miami Beach mother is outraged after she said her son contracted hookworm while playing on the beach at 87th Terrace and Collins this weekend.