Shorter Antibiotics Courses Plausible, Study SuggestsA local doctor shares his thoughts on an analysis piece that suggests we may not always need to take a full course of antibiotics
Gonorrhea Becoming More Difficult To Treat With AntibioticsGonorrhea is becoming more difficult to treat with antibiotics, and for some patients, it's become impossible, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).
Local Farmer Warns D.C. About "Super-Bugs" A local farmer is heading to Washington D.C. this week as part of the on-going battle against "super-bugs".
Former President George H. W. Bush Hospitalized with PneumoniaBush, 92, "continues to gain strength ... had a good night's rest, and his spirits are high."
Expert: Miley Cyrus' Allergic Reaction to Antibiotics is RareA local expert says an allergic reaction to antibiotics is pretty rare, but it can be life-threatening.
Millions Receiving Antibiotic-Resistant Illnesses"Antibiotics, when they're used appropriately, are life-saving drugs but when they're used inappropriately that's when we run into the problems," SLU physician Nirav Patel says.
$2.25 Million Penalty For Missouri Pharmaceuticals PlantTeva Pharmaceuticals has agreed to pay a $2.25 million penalty for violations that included dumping fluorescent green discharge into a river.
Wash U Scientists: No Quick Fix for Sinus InfectionsResearch shows antibiotics can't cure most cases; patients advised to suffer through the pain
Drug Shortage: Parents Look for Alternative MedicationThe shortages are mostly in oncology drugs, but antibiotics, immuno suppressant drugs and ADHD medications are in short supply too.

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