05/14/2012 - Chicago-based mother Everly Macario describes her drive to curb overuse of antibiotics after losing her son to an antibiotic-resistant infection.
Driven by the increasing awareness of antibiotic resistance and its link to food animal production and the ever growing demand for meat and poultry products raised without antibiotics, The Pew Campaign on Human Health and Industrial Farming, in partnership with the American Academy of Pediatrics, is hosting a Supermoms Against Superbugs Advocacy Day on May 15 in Washington, D.C. to celebrate and unite individuals across America working to preserve the effectiveness of antibiotics for their children and families.
Press briefing,12-2 p.m.
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You Are a Supermom, Too? For those not attending the event in Washington, DC, you will be able to participate in a virtual advocacy day on May 15.
Stay tuned for more information about how to get involved -- no planes, trains, or automobiles required, just a computer with an Internet connection, a smart phone, or a tablet.