Infectious Disease Information/Antibiotics News

November 1, 2018

Antibiotics During Infancy May Up Childhood Obesity Risk

THURSDAY, Nov. 1, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Babies who are prescribed antibiotics before they’re 2 years old may be more likely to become obese children, new […]
March 22, 2018

Study Weighs Heart Danger of Antibiotics for Older Women

THURSDAY, March 22, 2018 (HealthDay News) — New research finds that, for women over 60, there’s a link between long-term use of antibiotics and heightened odds […]
February 12, 2018

Who Gets Unneeded Antibiotics Most Often?

MONDAY, Feb. 12, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Some patients are more likely than others to get antibiotics they don’t need, new research shows. White adults and […]