Health

Antibiotic resistance: The magic bullet’s toll

What if a saviour turns into a killer? After 80 years of use, overuse and abuse of antibiotics — termed magic bullets — microbes have become resistant to them. Antibiotic resistant diseases are undoing the great strides in modern treatment.

 
By DTE Staff
Last Updated: Monday 20 January 2020

What if a saviour turns into a killer? After 80 years of use,
overuse and abuse of antibiotics—termed magic bullets—
microbes have become resistant to them. Antibiotic resistant
diseases are undoing the great strides in modern treatment.

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