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We’re Losing the War Against Bacteria, Here's Why        Video        NYT        April 8, 2019

 

Bacteria are rebelling.

 

They’re turning the tide

against antibiotics by outsmarting our wonder drugs.

 

This video explores the surprising reasons.

 

YouTube

https://www.youtube.com/
watch?v=OL8B1ZVLqSQ

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

How Superbugs Could Mean The End Of Antibiotics        NPR        28 June 2018

 

 

 

 

How Superbugs Could Mean The End Of Antibiotics        Video        Let's Talk | NPR        28 June 2018

 

Easy global access to antibiotics

is raising the risk of drug-resistant superbugs.

YouTube

https://www.youtube.com/
watch?time_continue=77&v=Ve3d_0Cu0Qs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

superbugs        USA

antibiotic-resistant germs / pathogens

antiobiotic resistance

 

http://www.npr.org/tags/173536096/superbugs

 

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/05/14/
853984869/antibiotic-resistance-is-still-a-top-health-worry-its-a-pandemic-worry-too

 

 

 

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2019/11/13/
778261164/with-few-new-drugs-to-treat-antibiotic-resistance-how-best-to-deploy-them

 

https://www.npr.org/2019/06/02/
729120288/-superbugs-book-chronicles-rise-of-antibiotic-resistant-pathogens

 

https://www.npr.org/2019/06/02/
729120288/-superbugs-book-chronicles-rise-of-antibiotic-resistant-pathogens

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2019/05/22/
723582726/scientists-modify-viruses-with-crispr-to-create-new-weapon-against-superbugs

 

 

 

 

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2018/07/02/
623962753/video-are-we-headed-toward-a-post-antibiotic-world

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2017/01/17/
510227493/a-superbug-that-resisted-26-antibiotics

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/03/15/
470514034/patients-leave-the-hospital-with-superbugs-on-their-hands

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2015/01/23/
378919882/taking-antibiotics-during-travel-fosters-drug-resistant-germs

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/11/06/
health/policy/06germ.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

antibiotic resistance / misuse of antibiotics

drug-resistant bacteria / antibiotic-resistant bugs        UK / USA

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2019/05/22/
723582726/scientists-modify-viruses-with-crispr-to-create-new-weapon-against-superbugs

 

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2017/oct/13/
antibiotic-resistance-could-spell-end-of-modern-medicine-says-chief-medic

http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2017/01/17/
510227493/a-superbug-that-resisted-26-antibiotics

 

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2016/dec/30/
bill-gates-world-decade-risk-antibiotic-resistant-diseases

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2016/sep/20/
un-declaration-antibiotic-drug-resistance

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/02/24/
opinion/how-to-develop-new-antibiotics.html

 

http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/04/07/us-
bacteria-superbugs-india-idUSTRE7357W920110407

http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2011/apr/07/
antibiotic-resistance-bacteria

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

drug resistance        UK

 

https://www.theguardian.com/society/drug-resistance

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

resist antibiotics        USA

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2017/01/17/
510227493/a-superbug-that-resisted-26-antibiotics

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

James Joseph Rahal        USA        1933-2011

 

infectious-disease specialist

who raised early alarms

about the rise

of drug-resistant bacteria in hospitals,

and who emerged as a leading expert

in the treatment of West Nile virus

after the Queens community

where he worked

became the epicenter

of a deadly outbreak

in 1999

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/06/15/nyregion/
dr-james-rahal-infectious-disease-expert-dies-at-77.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

antibiotic-resistant staph > MRSA        UK

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2017/03/18/
519217051/my-unlovely-lady-lump-when-mrsa-is-ugly-but-not-life-threatening

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

combat antibiotic-resistant superbugs        USA

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2019/05/22/
723582726/scientists-modify-viruses-with-crispr-to-create-new-weapon-against-superbugs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

superbug > hospital-acquired bacterium Clostridium difficile        UK

 

http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2007/oct/11/
health.society 

http://www.guardian.co.uk/flash/page/0,,2188837,00.html 

http://commentisfree.guardian.co.uk/jackie_ashley/2007/10/
a_local_infection.html

 

http://www.theguardian.com/society/2006/jul/25/
hospitals.health 

 

http://www.theguardian.com/society/2005/aug/27/
health.politics

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NDM-1 (New Delhi metallo-beta-lactamase) 1 positive bacteria / super superbugs

 

NDM 1,

or New Delhi metallo-beta-lactamase 1,

makes bacteria resistant

to almost all antibiotics,

including the most powerful class,

called carbapenems.

http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/04/07/
us-bacteria-superbugs-india-idUSTRE7357W920110407

 

http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2010/aug/11/
antibiotics-efficiency-drug-resistant-bacteria

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

antibiotics        UK

 

https://www.theguardian.com/society/antibiotics

 

 

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2017/oct/23/
dont-ask-gps-for-antibiotics-new-health-campaign-urges

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2017/oct/13/
antibiotic-resistance-could-spell-end-of-modern-medicine-says-chief-medic

 

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2016/sep/20/
un-declaration-antibiotic-drug-resistance

http://www.theguardian.com/society/2016/may/26/
uk-doctors-told-to-halve-inappropriate-antibiotic-prescriptions-by-2020

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

antibiotics        UK / USA

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2018/07/02/
623962753/video-are-we-headed-toward-a-post-antibiotic-world

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/03/
science/h-boyd-woodruff-dead-antibiotics-researcher.html

http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2017/01/17/
510227493/a-superbug-that-resisted-26-antibiotics

 

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2016/dec/30/
bill-gates-world-decade-risk-antibiotic-resistant-diseases

http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2016/08/30/
491969011/u-n-health-officials-warn-gonorrhea-is-becoming-untreatable

http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/05/23/
479191841/building-an-antibiotic-to-kill-bad-microbes-while-sparing-good-ones

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/02/24/
opinion/how-to-develop-new-antibiotics.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

antibiotic treatment of the bacteria        USA

 

http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2016/12/09/
504853185/liver-cancer-is-becoming-a-top-killer-in-poor-countries

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Alexander Fleming    UK    1881-1955