All posts created by Russel Davis
10/09/2017 / By Russel Davis

A recent study published in Science revealed that antimicrobial use in animals raised for human consumption is projected to increase by 52 percent

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-10-09-more-superbugs-on-the-way-antibiotic-use-in-animals-for-human-consumption-expected-to-double.html

10/07/2017 / By Russel Davis

Veterinary experts have recently cautioned that infections associated with antibiotic-resistant superbugs have shown a significant increase among pets across the U.S. According

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-10-07-superbugs-now-taking-out-pets-as-antibiotic-resistance-continues-to-spread.html

09/18/2017 / By Russel Davis

A study funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and published in the journal Vaccines revealed that receiving one particular flu vaccine was

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-09-18-hotsannual-flu-shots-linked-to-increased-risk-of-miscarriage.html

09/16/2017 / By Russel Davis

Bacterial cells such as E.coli were found to mutate or shapeshift in space to resist common antibiotics that successfully kill

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-09-16-shapeshifting-bacteria-scientists-discover-how-e-coli-in-space-becomes-antibiotic-resistant.html

09/07/2017 / By Russel Davis

A 2015 study has indeed confirmed that toothbrushes may brood harmful pathogens such as enteric bacteria and pseudomonads. According to the

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-09-07-60-percent-of-toothbrushes-found-to-be-contaminated-with-fecal-bacteria.html

07/31/2017 / By Russel Davis

An evergreen plant that grows abundantly throughout Southeast Asia contains a powerful compound that outperforms a clinically-used drug against human

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-07-31-powerful-anti-hiv-medicine-discovered-in-asian-herb-that-might-out-perform-all-synthetic-drugs.html

07/19/2017 / By Russel Davis

A team of researchers at the University of Alberta in Canada have successfully recreated a virus known as horsepox, which contains

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-07-19-off-the-shelf-dna-can-be-used-to-manufacture-biological-weapons-stunned-scientists-discover.html

07/07/2017 / By Russel Davis

The current microbial resistance crisis has given way to yet another potential medical crisis by way of fungal drug resistance, said Ambalika

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-07-07-its-not-just-antibacterial-resistance-now-fungal-resistance-labeled-a-huge-threat-to-medicine.html

06/01/2017 / By Russel Davis

Nearly one-quarter of adults prescribed antibiotics as a first line treatment for community-acquired pneumonia were non-responsive to the medications, a

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-06-01-superbug-apocalypse-rapidly-approaching-as-nearly-one-quarter-of-infections-now-untreatable-with-first-line-antibiotics.html

05/31/2017 / By Russel Davis

Mosquitoes are likely to be the first thing that comes to your mind when insect-related diseases are discussed. Is it really a

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-05-31-repel-mosquitos-naturally-with-these-10-powerful-plants.html