antibiotics

PATIENCE IS something I have traditionally had little of.’ (TNS)
When it comes to health, ‘patience is a virtue’

‘If your fever spikes to 100.4° Fahrenheit (38° Celsius), you need to get to the ER right away.'

29/02/2020
An illustrative picture of antibiotic resistance tests
Ben-Gurion U. researchers hit back at antibiotic-resistant infections

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has estimated that there could be 10 million deaths per year by 2050 because of drug-resistant infections.

EXPERTS CLAIM uncontrolled antibiotic use is turning farmed animals into reservoirs of bacteria.
Israeli company wins €2.5M to combat drug resistance

The company's immune-based protein signature MeMed BV distinguishes between bacterial and viral infections, helping physicians determine whether antibiotic treatment is appropriate.

By LEON SVERDLOV
17/11/2019
Various pills [illustrative photo]
Combating antibiotic resistance, one customized prescription at a time

Researchers are hopeful tailored prescriptions can slow the evolution of antibiotic-resistant bacteria.

Prof. Roy Kishony of the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa
Technion scientists discover new 'antibiotic cocktails'

Researchers at the Faculties of Biology and Computer Science at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa have engineered a new drug that combines several different strains of antibiotics.

Newly elected Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus att
UN orgs urge halt of unnecessary antibiotic use

Antibiotic resistance can affect anyone, of any age, in any country.

World Health Organisation 60th World Health Assembly at the United Nations headquarters in Geneva.
Global Emergency: The world is running out of antibiotics, says WHO

"There is an urgent need for more investment in research and development for antibiotic-resistant infections including TB," WHO director-general Dr. Tedros Ghebreyesus said.

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