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The Surprising Condition That Causes 1 in 5 Deaths

Nov 28, 2019
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My healthy 39 year old wife nearly died from sepsis acquired from a very small cut that wouldn't heal on her hand. Before this, I never knew how frequently deaths occur from sepsis.
 
Jan 16, 2020
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Since we started breeding antibiotic-resistant and -immune bacteria, this does not surprise me. What concerns me is that we continue the breeding program by using wide-spectrum antibiotics to promote farm animal growth, rather than using one antibiotic at a time until it becomes ineffective, and then moving to another. Doctors in the past have also been known to prescribe antibiotics without good cause, so they have played some part in this breeding program. Why have no government agencies stepped in and put an end to this practice?
 

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