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Study: 81% of antibiotics prescribed by dentists to prevent infections are unnecessary

Study: 81% of antibiotics prescribed by dentists to prevent infections are unnecessary

Study may help increase effectiveness of antibiotics against drug-resistant bacteria

Study may help increase effectiveness of antibiotics against drug-resistant bacteria

Patients with documented penicillin allergy more likely to develop surgical site infections, study finds

Patients with documented penicillin allergy more likely to develop surgical site infections, study finds

Antibiotics prescribed by dentists may contribute to serious C. diff infections

Antibiotics prescribed by dentists may contribute to serious C. diff infections

Antibiotics reduce risk of recurrent staph infections in children, research shows

Antibiotics reduce risk of recurrent staph infections in children, research shows

Antibiotics, biocidal cleaning products linked to multidrug resistance in MRSA

Antibiotics, biocidal cleaning products linked to multidrug resistance in MRSA

New study finds link between certain antibiotics during pregnancy and risk for birth defects

New study finds link between certain antibiotics during pregnancy and risk for birth defects

Preserved placenta is associated with risk of infection

Preserved placenta is associated with risk of infection

Antibiotics found to be effective for treating simple skin abscesses in adults and children

Antibiotics found to be effective for treating simple skin abscesses in adults and children

Common, inexpensive antimicrobials can help patients heal from MRSA skin abscesses

Common, inexpensive antimicrobials can help patients heal from MRSA skin abscesses

Study finds increasing susceptibility of Staphylococcus aureus in U.S. hospital patients

Study finds increasing susceptibility of Staphylococcus aureus in U.S. hospital patients

New class of antibiotics effective in treating children with MRSA skin infections

New class of antibiotics effective in treating children with MRSA skin infections

International travellers may spread antimicrobial-resistant bacteria in their home countries, study reveals

International travellers may spread antimicrobial-resistant bacteria in their home countries, study reveals

Pathogen-selective approach to antibiotic development less disruptive to gut microbiome

Pathogen-selective approach to antibiotic development less disruptive to gut microbiome

Maternal bacterial infections affect fetal brain anatomy and cognitive functioning after birth

Maternal bacterial infections affect fetal brain anatomy and cognitive functioning after birth

Researcher seeks to identify probiotic mixes to treat Clostridium difficile infections

Researcher seeks to identify probiotic mixes to treat Clostridium difficile infections

Common antibiotics can promote C. diff infections by killing off bile acid-altering microbes

Common antibiotics can promote C. diff infections by killing off bile acid-altering microbes

Two common antibiotic treatments equally effective against MRSA skin infections

Two common antibiotic treatments equally effective against MRSA skin infections

New microarray-based tool provides fast, reliable assessment of vaginal health

New microarray-based tool provides fast, reliable assessment of vaginal health

Valeant Pharmaceuticals receives approval from FDA for treatment of onychomycosis

Valeant Pharmaceuticals receives approval from FDA for treatment of onychomycosis