Scientists in Australia this week took a quantum leap in the war on superbugs, developing a chain of star-shaped polymer molecules that can destroy
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Antimicrobial resistance happens when bacteria, parasites, viruses and fungi adapt to drugs previously used to combat them - and globally, the prob
A new urinary infection test, which can produce results in four hours, is expected to aid the fight against resistant superbugs.
On Shen Jian-Ping's antibiotic-free pig farm outside of Shanghai, biosecurity is something of an obsession.
LOS ANGELES, CA (Catholic Online) - "This is only the fourth time a health issue has been taken up by the U.N.
Their goal is to slow down the spread of so-called "superbugs." Every year, more than 2 million Americans get sick with antibiotic-resist
Throughout the day, global health experts conjured a future in which even the simplest surgeries and most common infections (think hip replacements
A rise in antimicrobial-resistant infections is in the global spotlight as world leaders on Wednesday will discuss the growing threat of a post-ant
Around 700,000 people around the world die annually due to drug-resistant infections such as TB, HIV and malaria.
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September 24, 2016, 7:36 AM | CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr.
Drug-resistant superbugs are becoming more of a threat as antibiotic use increases around the world.
An estimated ten million people could potentially die by 2050 unless global changes are met to address the growing resistance to antibiotics, accor
The pledge came as global leaders made a commitment on Wednesday at the United Nations to step up efforts to address the growing threat of these su
The World Health Organization (WHO) is warning about the dangers of antimicrobial resistance, calling it an “increasingly serious threat to global
The United Nations General Assembly held its first high-level meeting this week on antimicrobial resistance, and growing problem that threatens the
The United Nations has vowed to take action against superbugs, saying a coordinated, international effort is needed to combat antimicrobial resista
We are heading into a post-antibiotic era, where common infections could once again be deadly.
For only the fourth time in history, a health issue has reached the great political heights of the United Nations General Assembly.
Global collective action is called for and the world must act on the resolve expressed at the UN.
NSFW MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA — Researchers have discovered two new ways to fight superbugs.
Two teams of researchers illustrate a new method of dealing with superbugs: creating artificial compounds against them.
For only the fourth time in its 70-year history, the UN has decided to confront a major health threat.
‘Superbugs’ have hit the headlines again.
This latest news about antibiotic resistance came as world leaders gathered at an unusual meeting at the United Nations to address the rising threa
Global leaders gathered here at the U.N.
“We need to be able to treat those infections for those medications to work.” Read our special report "The Rise of Superbugs" and see our
Microbes are winning the war on drugs.
L.A. Times editors warn that overuse of antibiotics is creating deadly drug-resistant bacteria.
New York: United Nations member countries have pledged for the first time to tackle the threat posed by drug-resistant superbugs in a coordinated e
25-year-old Malaysian PhD student and her team may have found a solution to the antibiotic-resistant bacteria commonly known as “superbugs”!
September 21, 2016, 12:31 PM | Up to 10 million people a year could die from antibiotic-resistant superbugs by 2050 if solutions aren't found.
World leaders will gather this week for the first ever crisis talks on superbugs.
Antibiotics fed to poultry and livestock contribute to the growing problem of antibiotic-resistant bacteria, or “superbugs,” the study’s authors sa
Melbourne scientists have made a major breakthrough in combating antibiotic resistant superbugs which threaten to be one of the greatest risks to h
Nowhere is growing global threat of antibiotic resistance as stark as in the Indian capital Like medical centres across India’s sweltering capital,
Heads of state from around the globe will gather this week to try to address a long-neglected issue that poses perhaps the biggest health threat th
Holly Yan, Ed Lavandera and Boris Sanchez, CNN - Experts warn we are heading towards a 'post-antibiotic age,' where superbugs could kill
Health officials said the landmark declaration signed by 193 nations could help stop 700,000 deaths every year.
In a cramped lab in rural Pennsylvania, surrounded by technicians in obligatory white lab coats and fume hoods leaking an occasional acrid smell, N
Anne Miller showed the world what a miracle drug looks like.
The bacteria superbugs are rapidly emerging and may become a sever threat to global health sooner than expected.
Countries from around the world agreed Wednesday to take concerted efforts to tackle the growing threat of superbugs — drug-resistant pathogens tha
While antibiotics were once hailed as miracle drugs, they've been abused and overused so much that they are now often powerless against fast-e
Harnessing penicillin's bug-killing powers ushered in a golden age of medicine that saved millions of lives, but today, the bugs evolved resis
Superbugs pose a huge threat to the future of humanity.
(HealthDay)—Antibiotic-resistant "superbugs" remain a major public health threat, and only a multipronged attack can address the problem,
Pharmaceutical companies are fuelling the rise of superbugs by manufacturing drugs in factories that leak industrial waste, says a new report which
In a reported bid to protect public health, the U.S.
This photomicrograph reveals Mycobacterium tuberculosis bacteria using acid-fast Ziehl-Neelsen stain; Magnified 1000 X.