Antibiotics for Cleaning Teeth After Hip Replacement?

April 1, 2013, 6:00 am

It seems prudent to give antibiotics to those with previous joint infections, Type 1 diabetes, or inflammatory disease, and those who are immunosuppressed, HIV infected, or [...]

Giant Pandacea: Endangered Chinese Bears Immune to Superbugs

January 4, 2013, 3:30 pm

Giant pandas have been found to produce a powerful antibiotic in their blood that rapidly kills pathogens. The discovery has potential applications for the treatment of [...]

Reducing Antibiotic Harm with Homeopathy

August 5, 2012, 8:50 pm

Homeopathy is definitely effective in the treatment of common ailments, and the anxious parent can learn very quickly how to recognise which medicine will work best for their child.

Antibacterial Coating Could Replace Antibiotics

May 21, 2012, 10:07 pm

Superbugs may become a thing of the past thanks to an antimicrobial solution designed to attract and kill bacteria.

FDA Seeks Voluntary Curbing of Farm Antibiotics

April 11, 2012, 10:18 pm

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) called on drug companies to voluntarily curb the use of antibiotics that are given to farm animals, which scientists have said can [...]

HSE: Up to Half of All Antibiotic Prescriptions Inappropriate

March 7, 2012, 4:36 am

In light of the recent information campaign by the Health Service Executive highlighting the dangers and costs of inappropriate antibiotic use, The Epoch Times asked the HSE [...]

The Antibiotics You May Be Eating Without Knowing It (Part 1)

February 26, 2012, 1:00 am

Antibiotics are routinely given to factory-farm livestock to make them gain weight with less feed and keep them from getting sick in confined spaces.

Antibiotics Breed Drug Resistance in Pigs

January 21, 2012, 6:16 pm

A new study found increases in about 20 different antibiotic-resistance genes in pigs that were fed low doses of antibiotics.

Livestock in China Given Too Many Antibiotics

January 12, 2012, 3:13 am

The abuse of antibiotics is rampant in China’s animal husbandry industry, with nearly half of the 210,000 tons of antibiotics produced in China annually being deployed on [...]

Antibiotic Found to Relieve IBS

January 27, 2011, 7:34 pm

y experience in practice tells me the No. 1 food offender in IBS is wheat.

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Selected Topics from The Epoch Times

Martha Rosenberg