Keyword Results for   'antibiotics'  
Antibiotics improve growth in kids in developing countries  Apr 16, 10:15 am
Washington, April 16 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that antibiotics are able to improve growth in children at risk of undernourishment in low and middle income countries.
Miley Cyrus hospitalized due to `severe` allergic reaction  Apr 16, 9:47 am
Washington, April 16 (ANI): Miley Cyrus has been hospitalized for a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics.
'Impregnable' superbugs may soon be history   Apr 10, 11:53 am
Washington, April 10 (ANI): Researchers have discovered a class of agents that can make some of the most notorious strains vulnerable to the same antibiotics that they once handily shrugged off.
New breakthrough could help thwart recurrent urinary tract infections  Mar 26, 10:32 am
Washington, March 26 (ANI): Researchers have shown that when chitosan - used in agriculture as a seed treatment and biopesticide - is given in conjunction with antibiotics, it assists the bladder in ridding itself of "reservoir" populations of bacteria that live in its deeper layers and potentially cause recurrent infections.
Honey could help fight antibiotic resistance  Mar 18, 10:11 am
Washington, March 18 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that honey could be one solution to the serious problem of bacterial resistance to antibiotics.
New class of superbug fighting antibiotics discovered  Mar 8, 9:49 am
Washington, March 8 (ANI): Researchers have discovered a new class of antibiotics to fight bacteria such as methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and other drug-resistant bacteria that threaten public health
14th century fossilized human feces contain antibiotic resistance genes  Mar 1, 11:45 am
Washington, March 1 (ANI): Researchers have discovered viruses containing genes for antibiotic resistance in a fossilized fecal sample from 14th century Belgium, long before antibiotics were used in medicine.
New class of antibiotics for treating drug-resistant tuberculosis discovered  Jan 28, 9:43 am
Washington, Jan. 28 (ANI): A team of researchers has discovered a promising new class of antibiotics that could aid efforts to overcome drug-resistance in tuberculosis (TB).
How bacteria escapes being killed by antibiotics  Jan 10, 2:19 pm
Washington, January 10 (ANI): Scientists have found how a subset of bacterial cells escape being killed by many antibiotics.
Kejriwal still weak, advised rest by doctor  Jan 1, 5:08 pm
Kaushambi (Uttar Pradesh), Jan.1 (ANI): Though he went to the Delhi State Assembly to take his oath, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is still very weak, and his doctor has advised him complete bed rest, and is giving him oral antibiotics, instead of injectables.
How superbugs survive antibiotic treatments  Dec 31, 2:05 pm
Washington, Dec 31 (ANI): A team of researchers has for the first time revealed the mechanism by which some bacteria are able to survive antibacterial treatment.
Health risks of daily use of antibacterial soaps may outweigh benefits   Dec 17, 2:01 pm
London, Dec. 17 (ANI): The Food and Drug Administration in America has ordered a safety review of antibacterial soaps after a new study warned that such products contain ingredients that make humans resistant to antibiotics.
How superbugs develop antibiotic resistance  Nov 29, 2:03 pm
Washington, Nov 29 (ANI): A team of researchers used quantitative models of bacterial growth to discover the bizarre way by which antibiotic resistance allows bacteria to multiply in the presence of antibiotics.
Compounds that boost antibiotics' effectiveness against superbugs developed  Nov 26, 1:25 pm
Washington, Nov 26 (ANI): Researchers have developed compounds which have shown to bolster the ability of antibiotics to treat deadly bacterial diseases such as MRSA and anthrax.
Superbugs erasing century of medical advances: Experts  Nov 18, 12:47 pm
London, November 18 (ANI): Experts have revealed that drug-resistant "superbugs" represent one of the gravest threats in the history of medicine.
New ground-breaking study promises MRSA infection cure  Nov 14, 9:52 am
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): A team of researchers has developed a new approach to treat and eliminate methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus, or MRSA, a potent bacterium who is resistance to antibiotics.
New test for patients with sore throats cuts antibiotic use by 29 pc  Nov 10, 10:36 am
Washington, Nov. 10 (ANI): A new 'clinical score' test for patients suffering from sore throats may help reduce the amount of antibiotics prescribed and result in patients feeling better more quickly.
New technique to help researchers battle superbugs' antibiotic resistance   Oct 27, 9:56 am
Washington, Oct. 26 (ANI): A novel technique is set to help researchers understand how antibiotics work, how bacteria develop resistance, and what molecular mechanisms could be exploited to get around their defence mechanisms.
Doctors drastically overprescribe antibiotics for sore throats, bronchitis  Oct 5, 9:57 am
Washington, Oct 05 (ANI): A new analysis has found that doctors prescribe antibiotics to a vast majority of people who see them for sore throats or acute bronchitis, despite the fact that only a small percentage of them should be given the drugs.
Better use of antibiotics could be key to fighting 'superbugs'  Sep 26, 10:23 am
Washington, Sept. 26 (ANI): Better use of antibiotics could help fight the infection Clostridium difficile - the superbug.
How antibiotics enable pathogenic gut infections  Sep 2, 2:56 pm
Washington, Sept 02 (ANI): A new study could help pinpoint ways to counter the effects of the antibiotics-driven depletion of friendly, gut-dwelling bacteria.
Bacteria's nanoscale war strategy unraveled  Aug 5, 4:18 pm
Washington, Aug 5 (ANI): Certain bacteria, including Staphylococcus aureus, have the ability to deploy tiny darts, a new study has found.
Physicians' strong antibiotic prescriptions 'hazardous' for patients' health  Aug 5, 12:24 pm
Washington, Aug 5 (ANI): A new study has revealed that when US physicians prescribe antibiotics, more than 60 percent of the time they choose some of the strongest types of antibiotics, referred to as "broad spectrum," which are capable of killing multiple kinds of bacteria.
New method could help dodge harmful side effects of antibiotics  Jul 4, 11:06 am
Washington, July 4 (ANI): A team of scientists has uncovered two easy strategies that could help prevent the harmful side effects caused by long-term antibiotic usage.
Soon, 'good' bacteria to fight 'bad' bacteria in eye infections  Jun 23, 1:38 pm
Washington, June 23 (ANI): Progress has been made in putting the predator microbes to attack the dangerous bacteria that cause eye infections, which could lead to blindness and have grown resistant to antibiotics.