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UK leads global antibiotics revolution, Jim O'Neill presents final recommendations to defeat superbugs  May 20, 4:51 pm
London, May 20 (ANI): Lord Jim O'Neill's global review on AMR presented the its final recommendations, providing a comprehensive action plan for the world to prevent drug-resistant infections and defeat the rising threat of superbugs - something that could kill 10 million people a year by 2050, the equivalent of 1 person every 3 seconds, and more than cancer kills today. Building on eight interim papers, this is the final report from Lord O'Neill's Review, established by the UK Prime Minister David Cameron in 2014 to avoid the world being "cast back into the dark ages of medicine".
Indian doctors substitute Ayurvedic drugs for antibiotics during surgery  May 2, 3:39 pm
New Delhi, May 2 (ANI): A Meerut hospital has successfully substituted ayurvedic drugs for antibiotics during a prostatic surgery of an 83-year-old man.
Giving kids antibiotics before age 2 ups their obesity risk   Mar 23, 9:21 am
Washington D.C, Mar 23 (ANI): A new study has suggested that early antibiotic use can be a contributing factor to the childhood obesity epidemic.
Here's how India can fight rising antibiotic resistance  Mar 3, 8:16 am
Washington D.C, Mar 3 (ANI): Antibiotic resistance is a problem worldwide, but is particularly worrying in India, where hospital standards are inconsistent and antibiotics are readily available over the counter at pharmacies. Now, a recent study suggests a range of interventions that could help.
Beards harbouring next-gen antibiotics?  Jan 27, 4:48 pm
London, Jan 27 (ANI): It's an age-old debate: Are beards good for your health? Now, a recent study has suggested that a huge variety of bacteria is found in the facial hair that could help develop new antibiotics.
Antibiotics must be prescribed for respiratory tract infections  Jan 19, 10:31 am
Washington D.C., Jan. 19 (ANI): According to a recent published paper, the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued advice for prescribing antibiotics for acute respiratory tract infections (ARTIs) in adults.
Antibiotic resistance putting 'super gonorrhea' at untreatability risk  Dec 28, 9:23 am
London, Dec 28 (ANI): An outbreak of a new strain of 'super gonorrhoea,' which is making the disease resistant to antibiotics, has led experts to warn about the risk of "untreatability."
New tool to speed up antibiotic discovery  Dec 14, 8:12 am
Washington D.C, Dec 14 (ANI): A team of scientists has come up with a new method that allows them to screen natural products for antibiotics.
Race is on for 'Longitude Prize: £10 million challenge" to conserve antibiotics  Oct 12, 5:31 pm
New Delhi, Oct 12 (ANI): The race is on to find the winner of the Longitude Prize, and who will deserve £10 million challenge that aims to conserve antibiotics for future generations, thus revolutionizing global healthcare.
Popping antibiotics may increase Type 2 diabetes risk   Aug 28, 9:51 am
Washington D.C., Aug 28 (ANI): A new study has claimed that taking antibiotics may increase the risk of Type 2 diabetes.
Simple `Nasal balloon` procedure to treat hearing loss in kids  Jul 29, 12:00 pm
Washington DC, July 29 (NI): Now, kids suffering from otitis media with effusion (OME) can be treated using a simple nasal balloon procedure, which claims to reduce the impact of hearing loss and avoid unnecessary and ineffective use of antibiotics.
Giving kids antibiotics may alter their development  Jul 1, 11:09 am
Washington DC, Jul 1 (ANI): A new study has revealed that repeated courses of antibiotics may profoundly alter the children's development.
Patients try out pacemaker outside the skin before committing to invasive procedure  Jun 22, 6:51 pm
Washington, June 22 (ANI): Patients are trying out pacemaker outside the skin before committing to invasive procedure and having a permanent implant.
Can 'maple syrup' reduce antibiotics' use?  Apr 17, 1:57 pm
Washington, April 17 (ANI): It turns out that the sweet treat you pour over your pancakes could make antibiotics more effective against bacteria.
Here's why antibiotics can have unwanted side effects  Feb 11, 2:27 pm
Washington, Feb 11 (ANI): A new study has revealed that antibiotics have an impact, which is broader and more complex than previously known, on the microorganisms that live in an animal's gut.
New 'promising' antibiotics could grow nearly half of all soil bacteria  Jan 8, 5:35 pm
London, Jan 8 (ANI): A new antibiotic could be proven as a breakthrough by US scientists as it seems very promising to grow nearly half of all soil bacteria.
Now, 'modified' common antibiotic may beat risk of hearing loss  Jan 5, 3:37 pm
Washington, Jan 5 (ANI): Researchers have developed a modified version of an aminoglycoside, the most commonly used class of antibiotics worldwide, that may eliminate the risk of hearing loss.
52 new drugs under price control mechanism  Dec 13, 11:15 am
New Delhi, Dec. 13 (ANI): In order to keep a check on the prices of the essential medicines, the government has brought 52 new drugs under its price control mechanism including some commonly used painkillers and antibiotics, and also those useful in treatment of cancer and skin diseases.
Exposure to antibiotics' during pregnancy heightens obesity risk in kids  Nov 19, 10:19 am
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have revealed that children who were exposed to antibiotics while in the womb, face greater of become obese.
Nadal recovering satisfactorily from appendicitis with antibiotic therapy  Oct 10, 11:18 am
Johannesburg, Oct 10 (ANI): Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal's spokesperson has revealed that the world number two would continue a course of antibiotics in a bid to be fit for the remainder of the 2014 season as his recovery from appendicitis is going satisfactorily.
Researchers find new approach to fight against 'superbugs'  Sep 22, 4:58 pm
Washington, Sep 22 (ANI): A new study has provided a deeper insight into the new approaches that the researchers are adopting in order to fight against superbugs.
Bacteria from 'fresh bee honey' could be substitute for antibiotics   Sep 9, 12:36 pm
Washington, Sept 9 (ANI): A new study has found that bacteria from bees could act as substitute for antibiotics.
Taking antibiotics at early age could strengthen immunity   Aug 19, 9:52 am
Washington, Aug 19 (ANI): A new study has claimed that consumption of antibiotics in early life can increase human body's long-term defense against specific diseases.
Microbiologists unravel mystery of TB causing microbe   Jul 22, 4:01 pm
Washington, July 22 (ANI): Microbiologists has find the mechanisms by which the aerobic soil microbe Mycobacterium smegmatis is able to persist for extreme lengths of time in the absence, or near-absence, of oxygen which might develop a revolutionary class of antibiotics to tackle TB.
Call for united global response to growing antibiotic resistance crisis  May 23, 12:59 pm
Washington, May 23 (ANI): Experts have highlighted the growing resistance to antibiotics and other drugs which require global response on the same scale as efforts to address climate change.