Rise in Allergies Linked to Widespread Antibiotic Use to Combat Bacteria

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It seems that allergic diseases have reached an almost pandemic level. That’s what a new study states in the journal Nature Medicine. Allergies are caused by a combination of different factors, but that doesn’t help identify the exact culprits.

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Antibiotic-Free Meat Might Still Be Contaminated with Drug Resistant Bacteria

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Pesticide- and antibiotic-free meat fetch premium prices, but a recent study has shown that there is still a prevalence of one of the world’s most dangerous drug-resistant microbe strains in retail pork products labeled as such.

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