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Costco is pumping fewer antibiotics into its meat products as it embarks on a $275 million plan to own its chicken supply chain


Over 220 cases of 'nightmare bacteria' were found in the US last year -- here's why that's so terrifying


Here's what to do if you get scratched by a cat



A surprising breakfast staple might boost the effects of antibiotics


A woman in the US just died from a bug that resisted 26 antibiotics -- here's why it's so hard to develop new ones


If you've never been worried about antibiotic resistance, this terrifying video might change your mind



1 in 3 prescriptions for a common drug are completely unnecessary


There's a silent killer in hospitals, and it's actually worse than we thought


California's most iconic burger chain is on the cusp of a massive change to its main ingredient


15 ways the world will be terrifying in 2050


Half of the 100 million prescriptions written each year are for drugs that do nothing


Here's how much bigger a Thanksgiving turkey is today versus 80 years ago



Our ignorance about antibiotics may lead to 'the end of modern medicine as we know it'


We're finding out more and more about the risks of a common medicine once considered a wonder drug


An easy way to tell whether you might need antibiotics


Terrifying graphics from the CDC show how food poisoning is becoming a serious threat



Penicillin's discoverer predicted our coming post-antibiotic era 70 years ago


Here's the truth behind the Legionnaires' disease outbreak everyone is panicking about


'An exciting and unexpected discovery' shows that superbugs are even deadlier than we thought


Minor infections could be deadly in the near future