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May 28, 2016

Pan-Resistant Superbug: The End Of The Antibiotic Era

One superbug has finally taken the last evolutionary jump into what could be an incurable existential threat. Antimicrobial resistance (AMR), which was created due to the overuse of antibiotics, has traditionally been responsible for over two million patient infections per year, killing 23,000 people in U.S. per year. But this could change dramatically

June 14, 2015

What’s All The Fuss About Bacteria?

The 20th century medical revolution messed up in at least one regard. Instead of wiping out disease, it created a new generation of antibiotic resistant bacteria that cannot be treated. Some doctors talk about the return to the Middle Ages while others barely acknowledge the threat. The real problem stems from how we perceived bacteria