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Superbugs > Antibiotic-resistant / drug-resistant bacteria

 

 

 

 

 

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

drug-resistant bacteria

antiobiotic resistance

 

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

 

 

2022

 

https://www.npr.org/2022/01/20/
1074317409/more-people-are-dying-from-infections-that-dont-respond-to-conventional-antibiot

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2022/01/20/
1074373834/why-humans-are-losing-the-race-against-superbugs

 

 

 

 

2020

 

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

 

 

 

 

2019

 

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/health-shots/2019/02/13/
694118623/bugs-vs-superbugs-insects-offer-promise-in-fight-against-antibiotic-resistance

 

 

 

 

 

2018

 

https://www.npr.org/2018/10/
26/661144399/ladies-germs-meet-the-supervillain-superbugs

 

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

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

 

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

 

 

 

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2017/05/11/
527792274/superbugs-crawled-out-of-the-ocean-450-million-years-ago

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2017/02/28/
517529348/whos-first-ever-list-of-the-dirty-dozen-superbugs

 

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

 

 

 

 

https://www.npr.org/2013/10/22/
239247134/antibiotics-cant-keep-up-with-nightmare-superbugs

 

https://www.npr.org/2013/03/07/
173733687/how-to-track-and-attack-a-superbug 

 

 

 

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2012/12/10/
166866063/how-a-superbug-traveled-the-worl

 

 

 

 

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

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/09/08/
492965889/watch-bacteria-invade-antibiotics-and-transform-into-superbugs

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

https://www.npr.org/2012/09/18/
161355297/hospitals-fight-to-stop-superbugs-spread

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

strains of bacteria        USA

 

These deadly new strains of bacteria

are causing untreatable blood infections,

fatal pneumonia,

relentless urinary tract infections,

gangrenous wounds

and terminal cases of sepsis,

among other conditions.

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2022/01/20/
1074373834/why-humans-are-losing-the-race-against-superbugs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

untreatable blood infections        USA

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2022/01/20/
1074373834/why-humans-are-losing-the-race-against-superbugs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

infected welts        USA

 

https://www.npr.org/2013/10/22/
239247134/antibiotics-cant-keep-up-with-nightmare-superbugs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

resistant infections often acquired in hospitals,

caused by MRSA, the acronym for

methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus        USA

 

https://www.npr.org/2013/10/22/
239247134/antibiotics-cant-keep-up-with-nightmare-superbugs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

antibiotic-resistant infections        USA

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2022/01/20/
1074373834/why-humans-are-losing-the-race-against-superbugs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

resistance        USA

 

https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2022/01/20/
1074373834/why-humans-are-losing-the-race-against-superbugs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

superbug > hospital-acquired bacterium Clostridium difficile        UK

 

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

 

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 - broken link

 

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/2022/01/20/
1074317409/more-people-are-dying-from-infections-that-dont-respond-to-conventional-antibiot

 

 

 

 

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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