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Warning over antibiotics resistance

Warning over antibiotics resistance | Broad Canvas | Scoop.it
The danger of growing resistance to antibiotics should be treated as seriously as the threat of terrorism, England's chief medical officer says.
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FDA must act to remove antibiotics from animal feed: judge

FDA must act to remove antibiotics from animal feed: judge | Broad Canvas | Scoop.it

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal judge on Thursday ordered regulators to start proceedings to withdraw approval for the use of common antibiotics in animal feed, citing concerns that overuse is endangering human health by creating antibiotic-resistant "superbugs."

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Consumer Reports scrutinizes antibiotic use in food production

Consumer Reports scrutinizes antibiotic use in food production | Broad Canvas | Scoop.it
Consumer Reports representative says antibiotics use in meat production is leading to a "public health crisis"...

 

Urvashi Rangan, director of Consumer Safety at Consumer Reports - an independent product-testing organization - explained the primary issue at hand is the use of antibiotics in animal production.

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