Because of antibiotics, half a century ago we thought we had beaten the bugs. Not so! Today, the misuse and overuse of these life-saving medicines is contributing to one of the greatest threats to human health. Every time we use antibiotics incorrectly or inappropriately we contribute to the development of antibiotic-resistant bacteria.

Spread knowledge, not infections. This means always practicing good hygiene, talking to your health professional about antibiotic resistance, and encouraging those around you to become resistance fighters too.

Watch Dr John on Studio 10 talk about the issue …

What You Need To Know About Antibiotic Resistance

When you have a cold, do you reach for the antibiotics? 💊 Dr John D'Arcy explains how doing it can lead to antibiotic resistance and put you at risk. #Studio10 Full clip:

Posted by Studio 10 on Monday, November 5, 2018