Is the “Post-Antibiotic” era nearly upon us?

via by Lucy Westcott, Story: Pneumonia, Gonorrhoea, and urinary tract infections are among numerous infectious diseases reported to now becoming resistant to traditional [...]

MRSA combatting drug approved by FDA

via by Jen Christensen, CNN Story: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved its first ever Qualified Infectious Disease Product (QIDP). In [...]

Diseases such as tuberculosis may become impossible to treat

via By Jennifer Yang Global health reporter, theStar.comStory: Growing fears of a post-antibacterial world could eventually become reality, as the WHO has released the [...]

WHO fears antibiotic-overpowering superbugs are spreading

via By Kate KellandStory: UN officials have announced that the occurrence of superbugs -bacteria strong enough to withstand antibiotics- is no longer a prediction, but [...]