12 november 2019

World Antibiotic Awareness Week

Since their discovery, antibiotics have served as the cornerstone of modern medicine. However, the persistent overuse and misuse of antibiotics in human and animal health have encouraged the emergence and spread of antibiotic resistance, which occurs when microbes, such as bacteria, become resistant to the drugs used to treat them.

https://www.who.int/campaigns/world-antibiotic-awareness-week/world-antibiotic-awareness-week-2018