Mapping Antibiotic Resistance: Know The Germs In Your Neighborhood

Dec 07, 2015



untitled-1You may have heard about Daniel Fells, the tight end on the New York Giants who almost lost his foot due to a drug-resistant infection. You’ve heard about drug resistant infections like Fells’ because dire reports about “the end of antibiotics” are all over, but maybe you want to know if resistant germs are common near you.Unfortunately, you’re out of luck. While your hospital probably collects that data, they probably won’t share it with you.Read more on Common Health WBURBy Dr. David Scales