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Health warning – residents urged to help tackle antibiotic resistance

Health warning – residents urged to help tackle antibiotic resistance

Press Releases   •   Nov 13, 2014 09:50 GMT

​One of the biggest breakthroughs in medical science are in danger of becoming ineffective because of over use. Antibiotics are being so over prescribed there is a real danger that bacteria will become resistant to them so they no longer work.

Getting better without antibiotics

Getting better without antibiotics

Press Releases   •   Nov 11, 2013 14:46 GMT

Health experts across the Rochdale borough are urging people not to request antibiotics to treat coughs, colds and sore throats.