An interesting article that highlights the urgent, concerted efforts required to combat antibiotic resistance. Amidst the various reports about antibiotic resistance, one certainty emerges: our current rates of antibiotic use have gotten us into an evolutionary staring contest with bacteria, and bacteria don’t blink.

An in-depth 2015 report from the Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics, and Policy highlights global antibiotic resistance trends and make the urgent case for antibiotic policy reform.

An AMAZING video demonstrating the ability of bacteria to evolve resistance to high concentrations of antibiotics – Scary!