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Antibiotic Use Is a Flashing Indicator for Cancer Risk

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Antibiotic Use Is a Flashing Indicator for Cancer Risk Wednesday, November 12, 2008 by: Barbara L. ... Antibiotic use was associated with increased risk of cancer as follows: in the reference group having 0-1 antibiotic prescriptions, the risk of cancer was not increased (1.0). "...

Scientists discover why honey is still the best antibiotic

https://www.naturalnews.com/044685_honey_natural_antibiotic_bacterial_resistance.html

Scientists discover why honey is still the best antibiotic Friday, April 11, 2014 by: L.J. ... They are given out like parade candy, tossed out to anyone waving their hands. 2010 data obtained by the US Centers for Disease Control (CDC) show that a whopping 833 antibiotic prescriptions are handed out on average per every 1,000 people. "...

Will more doctors write prescriptions for eating vegetables?

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It's no secret that several doctors write endless amounts of prescriptions, practically scribbling down an antibiotic or some other drug name while the patient is still in the process of explaining their symptoms. ... His overweight patients, also from low-income areas, were given "park prescriptions ," in which Dr. "...

Antibiotic-resistant superbug threat now a reality

https://www.naturalnews.com/2016-09-22-antibiotic-resistant-superbug-threat-now-a-reality.html

Antibiotic-resistant superbug threat now a reality Thursday, September 22, 2016 by: Vicki Batts antibiotic resistance , Antibiotics , superbugs , UN - (Natural News ) The dawn of antibiotic-resistant superbugs is upon us. ... The CDC estimates that at least 30 percent of all antibiotic prescriptions are unnecessary. "...

Health-ignorant patients one of many problems exacerbating antibiotic resistance

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Health-ignorant patients one of many problems exacerbating antibiotic resistance Tuesday, January 19, 2016 by: C.L. ... Of the cases studied, only 27.4 percent were caused by bacteria, and therefore treatable with an antibiotic, yet 57 percent of them were given an antibiotic to deal with the symptoms. "...

Educating the public about how drugs are prescribed can help prevent overprescription and antibiotic resistance, advise researchers

https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-04-10-educating-the-public-about-drugs-prevent-overprescription-antibiotic-resistance.html

In preliminary studies, researchers have identified that 23 percent of antibiotic prescriptions are inappropriate. ... Between 2012 and 2017, antibiotic prescription rates fell by 14 percent. The drop in prescriptions occurred because the public and the doctors became aware of antibiotic resistance. "...

Antibiotic herbs destroy drug-resistant bacteria

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Antibiotic herbs destroy drug-resistant bacteria Monday, April 07, 2014 by: L.J. ... Natural antibiotic herbs don't encourage bacteria to evolve, like prescriptions do; they destroy the highly evolved bacteria strains through multiple complex modes. "...

Woman disabled by antibiotic taken for a simple chest infection

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One in six of all prescriptions in the UK are for antibiotics, and some believe this kind of over-prescription is responsible for the escalation of antibiotic resistant strains of bacteria such as MRSA. ... Another common antibiotic Flucloxacillin can also cause diarrhea and nausea, but also breathing difficulties, abdominal pain and Stevens Johnson syndrome which is potentially fatal. "...

Antibiotic resistance poses 'catastrophic threat' to mankind over next 20 years: Breaking report

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Thousands already dying each year Keith Ridge, the British chief pharmaceutical officer, said though the control mechanism for doling out prescriptions of antibiotics has been strengthened in hospitals, there needs to be tighter, more thoughtful control of antibiotic prescriptions by general practitioners. ... As antibiotic use has increased, so has resistance As antibiotic use has increased over the past several years, so has resistance, the experts say....

Shocking research: Prozac could be driving the antibiotic resistance crisis

https://naturalnews.com/2018-12-26-prozac-could-be-driving-the-antibiotic-resistance-crisis.html

Antibiotic resistance occurs when bacteria and other germs develop the ability to beat the antibiotic drugs designed to kill them. ... The research team believes that it is likely that other non-antibiotic drugs are similarly driving the antibiotic resistance crisis. "...

Study: Long-term antibiotic use among women linked to increased risk of heart attack and stroke

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Study: Long-term antibiotic use among women linked to increased risk of heart attack and stroke Saturday, October 05, 2019 by: Isabelle Z. ... Although several campaigns have been launched in recent years to try to curb the problem, a study last year of more than 500,000 antibiotic prescriptions found that nearly half of outpatient antibiotic prescriptions are being written without a diagnosis of an infection. "...

Superbugs now taking out pets as antibiotic resistance continues to spread

https://www.naturalnews.com/2017-10-07-superbugs-now-taking-out-pets-as-antibiotic-resistance-continues-to-spread.html

Superbugs now taking out pets as antibiotic resistance continues to spread Saturday, October 07, 2017 by: Russel Davis antibiotic resistance , Antibiotics , infections , outbreaks , pet health , Pets , superbugs - (Natural News ) Veterinary experts have recently cautioned that infections associated with antibiotic-resistant superbugs have shown a significant increase among pets across the U.S. ... Pieper has urged pet owners to question veterinarians whenever they dispense ...

Top 5 contributors to antibiotic resistance - one of the greatest threats to humankind

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Top 5 contributors to antibiotic resistance - one of the greatest threats to humankind Tuesday, July 12, 2016 by: Ethan A. ... The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that upwards of half of all outpatient antibiotic prescriptions are completely unnecessary, the consequence of this being some two million antibiotic-resistant illness diagnoses and 23,000 deaths every single year. "...

Antibiotic resistance growing out of control, routine medical procedures now deadly

https://www.naturalnews.com/041312_antibiotics_resistance_superbugs.html

She suggests that doctors and patients must work together to combat this growing antibiotic resistance. ... Within just one day's time, a single such mutated bacterium will reproduce millions more just like it, with the very same antibiotic resistance. "...

Negative Reactions to Antibiotics

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This figure was extrapolated to reach an estimated 142,505 antibiotic-related emergency cases for the whole country. ... According to the study report, "more than one-half of the estimated 100 million antibiotic prescriptions written in the community each year for respiratory tract infections may be unnecessary". "...

MRSA is NOT just in hospitals, new research discovers: The antibiotic-resistant superbug is spreading in the wild

https://www.naturalnews.com/2017-10-28-mrsa-is-not-just-in-hospitals-new-research-discovers-the-antibiotic-resistant-superbug-spreading-wild.html

Antibiotic resistance poses a global challenge to healthcare. To tackle it we need to prevent infections, preserve existing antibiotics and promote the development of new therapies and interventions. ... Chinese Medicine treatment for recurrent urinary tract infection: Randomized controlled trial - Disqus Take Action: Support Natural News by linking to this article from your website Permalink to this article: https://www.naturalnews.com/2017-10-28-mrsa-is-not-just-in-hospitals-new-research-discovers-the-antibiotic-resistant-superbug-spreading-wild....

'Wait-and-see' approach for treating ear infections substantially reduces use of antibiotics (press release)

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Treatment of AOM accounts for an estimated 15 million antibiotic prescriptions written per year in the United States, according to background information in the article. ... "The WASP approach may interrupt the cycle of antibiotic prescription, the expectation of parents to immediately treat AOM with an antibiotic, and subsequent medical visits for this illness. "...

Psychotropic drug prescriptions for teens surge 250 percent over 7 year period (press release)

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Psychotropic drug prescriptions for teens surge 250 percent over 7 year period (press release) Friday, August 25, 2006 by: NewsTarget health news , Natural News , nutrition - https://www.naturalnews.com/020151_drug_drugs_prescriptions.html Tweet View this article in a printer friendly layout - Psychotropic drug prescriptions for teenagers skyrocketed 250 percent between 1994 and 2001, rising particularly sharply after 1999, when the federal government allowed direct-to-consumer ...

Antibiotics found to raise risk of diabetes over 50%

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The study found that those who had Type 2 diabetes filled out on average 0.8 prescriptions for antibiotics per year, while non-diabetics filled out 0.5 prescriptions per year. ... "Patterns in antibiotic use may offer an opportunity to prevent the development of the disease or to diagnose it early." "...

Antibiotic widely prescribed for decades has dangerous side effects which can kill

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Antibiotic widely prescribed for decades has dangerous side effects which can kill Thursday, October 13, 2011 by: S. ... Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole is the most commonly prescribed antibiotic for urinary tract infections (UTI) in Canada; about 4,000 people a week receive prescriptions for this drug in Ontario alone. "...