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VANCOUVER — Superbugs are likely to kill nearly 400,000 Canadians and cost the economy about $400 billion in gross domestic product over the next 3

HuffPost Canada Nov 12 2019 - 04:07

Drug-resistant infections could alter quality of life: Drug-resistant superbugs currently cause an average of 14 deaths a day across Canada, but th

The Globe and Mail Nov 12 2019 - 03:53

VANCOUVER — Superbugs are likely to kill nearly 400,000 Canadians and cost the economy about $400 billion in gross domestic product over the next 3

The Canadian Press on MSN.com Nov 12 2019 - 03:01

(Its scientific name is Acinetobacter baumannii.) Strathdee, an infectious disease epidemiologist, is in a unique position to address the topic of

The Hamilton Spectator Nov 12 2019 - 02:04

Superbugs brewed in hospitals, a form of Japanese papercraft and an aerospace engineer of Indian origin.

The Telegraph Nov 10 2019 - 11:24

Her chemo-weakened immune system couldn't fight off the infection, and she quickly passed away. Sadly, such stories are far too common.

International Business Times Nov 9 2019 - 03:30

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YAHOO! Nov 8 2019 - 16:26

He is among the millions of people who become infected with drug-resistant bacteria each year.

Washington Times Nov 7 2019 - 15:56

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The Roanoke Times Nov 6 2019 - 07:34

Produced by Reed’s Amos Pictures, the feature-length film will tell the story of how humanity gained a wonder cure in antibiotics, but now faces lo

Variety Nov 6 2019 - 03:43

(MENAFN - Asia Times) Scientists in Hong Kong claim to have made a major medical breakthrough by developing a new family of antibiotics powerful en

Middle East North Africa Financial Network Nov 5 2019 - 23:46

London, Nov 5 (PTI) Scientists have discovered how a potent bacterial toxin is able to target and kill MRSA bacteria, paving the way for potential

Yahoo! India News Nov 5 2019 - 16:03

If there is any field of science that understands the doctrine of unintended consequences, it’s medicine.

Time Nov 5 2019 - 07:15

Hong Kong scientists have developed a breakthrough antibiotic to combat superbugs resistant to drugs.

South China Morning Post Nov 5 2019 - 04:51

In 2010, the World Health Organization (WHO) named antibiotic resistance as one of the three greatest threats to human health.

Philadelphia Mag Nov 4 2019 - 12:15

The groups — which include the U.S.

CBS News on MSN.com Oct 31 2019 - 17:43

THE NHS is warning of a rise in killer superbugs after 61,000 antibiotic resistant infections were reported last year.

The Sun Oct 31 2019 - 05:20

Serious drug-resistant bloodstream infections, which can be caused by UTIs or skin infections, have risen by a third in five years.

Mail Online Oct 31 2019 - 05:01

A surge in superbugs has seen antibiotic resistant infections soar by nine per cent in one year, official figures have revealed.

Mail Online Oct 31 2019 - 05:01

Seemingly ordinary bacteria may act like sleeper agents, appearing relatively innocuous during clinical tests while retaining their potential for a

GEN Oct 30 2019 - 03:07

Unfortunately, many harmful bacteria have become immune to antibiotics through adaptation under selection, a process that underlies all evolutionar

Psychology Today Oct 29 2019 - 08:21

The NHS says the overuse of antibiotics worldwide has accelerated the development of drug resistant pathogens, the so called superbugs.

Phys.org Oct 29 2019 - 06:54

I have written in this column before about the use of big data techniques to find a new class of antibiotics that can deal with superbugs.

Mint Oct 28 2019 - 09:55

When I was a medical student in the 1980s we thought we had conquered infectious diseases with our wonderful weapons of antibiotics.

The Express Tribune Oct 27 2019 - 00:12

The misuse of antibiotics has fueled the dangerous spread of hard-to-treat infections like C. Diff and MRSA that can turn deadly.

Consumer Reports Oct 26 2019 - 19:29

For nearly two years, a killer stalked the patients of Providence Alaska Medical Center.

Reuters Dec 15 2016 - 12:22

The escalating crisis of multidrug resistance is raising fears of untreatable infections caused by bacterial “superbugs.” However, many patients al

science.sciencemag.org Dec 15 2016 - 11:11

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention microbiologist Kitty Anderson holds up a 96-well plate used for testing the ability of bacteria to growt

89.3 KPCC Dec 15 2016 - 11:04

According to a July paper in Nature, researchers found a new antibiotic produced by nose-dwelling bacteria that kill drug-resistant superbugs, incl

DISCOVER Dec 15 2016 - 09:23

The widespread use of antibiotics in farm feed is one of the leading causes of the rise of drug-resistant superbugs.

thelongandshort.org Dec 15 2016 - 04:23

For while the antibiotic-resistant superbugs plaguing hospital wards have been well documented in the media, the similar epidemic in livestock farm

THE CONVERSATION Dec 15 2016 - 03:04

In response to a series of d eadly superbug outbreaks around the country, some doctors and hospitals are trying out disposable scopes — the flexibl

Washington Post Dec 15 2016 - 01:52

He’s worried about superbugs, too, because germs are quickly developing anti-microbial resistance and the antibiotics we have on hand aren’t as pot

Global News Dec 15 2016 - 00:55

Dr. Michael Satlin’s patients aren’t just battling cancer.

Cornell Chronicle Dec 14 2016 - 17:03

And the problem is going to get worse.

pursuit.unimelb.edu.au Dec 14 2016 - 14:32

Lawmakers have also introduced a measure that would require physicians and hospitals to report drug-resistant 'superbugs.' California law

HealthLeaders Media Dec 14 2016 - 10:07


prnewswire.com Dec 14 2016 - 08:42

The publication is expected to be published in the spring of 2017.

prnewswire.com Dec 14 2016 - 05:35

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - The health threats of 2016 came in all sizes, ranging from drug-resistant superbugs to Zika-carrying mosquitoes to a power

HealthNewsDigest.com Dec 14 2016 - 04:38

RELATED: Use shared decision-making to fight superbugs Systems that effectively practice antibiotic and antimicrobial stewardship also combine the

Fierce Health Care Dec 14 2016 - 02:44

And doctors know that using antibiotics wholesale can do more harm than good, by killing off beneficial bacteria and by helping breed drug-resistan

NBC News Dec 13 2016 - 18:23

The 1,000-page legislation appropriates a staggering $6.3 billion to tackle America's most serious health concerns, such as cancer, antibiotic

The Christian Broadcasting Network Dec 13 2016 - 15:31

Warnings of the rise of so-called superbugs - disease-causing microbes that are resistant to many (or all) antibiotics- have been coming thick and

KhaleejTimes Dec 13 2016 - 13:00

Predatory bacteria could be used to combat antibiotic-resisting superbugs, according to a new study published in Current Biology.

kcwtoday.co.uk Dec 13 2016 - 01:40

We reach more than 5,000 deaths just with resistant E.coli alone. If we add in the other resistant bugs we get to almost 12,000 deaths.

nationofchange.org Dec 12 2016 - 08:58

This is why insects could easily evolve and resist pesticides and microorganisms becoming superbugs because they easily resist the drugs that used

Science World Report Dec 11 2016 - 21:31

Today, with the threat of H1N1 influenza and antibiotic-resistant superbugs, foregoing hazardous vaccinations and heading toward the lavender aisle

thescienceofeating.com Dec 11 2016 - 19:15

However, superbugs are not always added to death certificates and UK Sepsis Trust is calling for this to be changed.

Daily Mail Dec 11 2016 - 02:33

Antibiotic misuse harms us all and studies show it has led to the spread of powerful, antibiotic resistant superbugs.

The Province Dec 10 2016 - 17:57