The latest news on antibiotics
Nasal swabs, skin washes with antiseptics improve odds, studies show
The misuse of antibiotics has resulted in the mutation of diseases into drug resistant strains.
But it's unclear if this would happen outside the lab, expert says
Check out pharmacy, clinic and government programs, expert says
No added risk was found, however, for most commonly used infection-fighters
Type that causes bloodstream infections can be quickly fatal, study finds
Antibiotic-resistant bacteria strike drug of last resort.
Studies show it's worsening while there are few new drugs in pipeline
Age-old folk remedy may lead to new antibiotic therapy, study finds
Vampire bats, spiders and even a monster have sparked new treatments