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True Stories of Antibiotic Resistance

3 personal perspectives

Antibiotic resistance

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Every year, millions of Americans battle antibiotic-resistant infections, and thousands die.

Resistant infections affect people from all walks of life— –young and old, healthy and chronically ill. These illnesses often start with something seemingly benign, like a simple cut or a routine medical procedure.

In the following videos, hear from people who know firsthand the consequences of antibiotic resistance and what they are doing to contribute to the fight against superbugs.

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