The Center for Proactive Medicine; Paige Adams, FNP, B-C's Facebook Wall 2014-05-05 15:24:11
Timeline PhotosIn a recent report, the @[154163327962392:274:World Health Organization (WHO)] warned that excessive use of antimicrobials, including in livestock, has generated worldwide drug resistance that threatens a “post-antibiotic era” when infections caused by bacteria, parasites, viruses and fungi can no longer be treated.
EWG's 2013 Meat and Antibiotics report found that antibiotic-resistant bacteria were pervasive in supermarket meat and had become a direct source of foodborne illness. A significant contributor to the problem, the analysis said, was the abuse of antibiotics on factory farms. Learn more: http://www.ewg.org/meateatersguide/superbugs/