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Antibiotic resistance is getting serious, with everyone from young to old, mostly healthy to chronically ill at risk for catching an antibiotic resistant bacteria. Some illnesses, like STIs, are becoming more common. People are trusting antibiotics, then not getting follow up care and going out with the infection unchecked. Among the many paths being explored […]

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You might hear people droning on about antibiotic resistant bacteria: “This strain’s over here! Another strain is over there!” but rarely is there a face on it. In fact, those most at risk (people in retirement homes) are having their infections, the clusters of outbreaks, go unreported, or just downplayed. But the war is here, […]

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If you haven’t heard of the new superbug strain of E. coli, here’s what you need to know: although it was discovered in China, it was already everywhere. The gene that gives it its antibiotic resistance is on a part of DNA that jumps to other strains easily, and now that we know about it, […]

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Who needs to worry about Lyme Disease? Anyone spending time outside in the Midwest and East, especially in untamed nature, which could be just beyond our backyard. Lyme Disease is one of the things where symptoms can swing wildly depending on your health. For extra support, make sure you’re getting a daily immune system boost from colloidal […]

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If you like probiotics, you probably know about how helpful they can be when you have a tummy ache. You can avoid it altogether if you grab some probiotics as soon as you eat something iffy, but you can really see the effect if you take a couple because your stomach starts to tense, and […]

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