Skip to comments.'We've reached the end of antibiotics': Top CDC expert declares
Posted on 10/26/2013 10:13:54 AM PDT by MinorityRepublican
A high-ranking official with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has declared in an interview with PBS that the age of antibiotics has come to an end. 'For a long time, there have been newspaper stories and covers of magazines that talked about "The end of antibiotics, question mark?"' said Dr Arjun Srinivasan. 'Well, now I would say you can change the title to "The end of antibiotics, period.' The associate director of the CDC sat down with Frontline over the summer for a lengthy interview about the growing problem of antibacterial resistance. Srinivasan, who is also featured in a Frontline report called 'Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria,' which aired Tuesday, said that both humans and livestock have been overmedicated to such a degree that bacteria are now resistant to antibiotics.
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This is pure bull.
What you mean? Haven’t you heard of MRSA?
Not to mention illegals bringing crapola into the country that we had eradicated and doctors giving out antibiotics for every little thing.
The bugs have won?
Uh, the illegals are not over-medicated, and the crap they bring in is old-school.
The solution, of course, is to not allow the peasants to use antibiotics, so what’s the difference?
They aren’t over-medicated, they bring in diseases!
What I find stupid is his saying that this is from people over medicating themselves. Last time I checked, we needed a dr prescription to get antibiotics.
Time for a Manhattan Project?
That we don’t have to develop new vaccines for . . . listen, illegal aliens can be blamed for a lot of things, but over-medication leading to resistance is not one of them.
Actually, fecal pills will be the future....and, no, I am not kidding.
Saw that article.......eeeewwww!
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Sambucol, and Grapefruit seed extract internally, and Tea Tree oil in our cleaning products. No antibacterial soaps or cleaners in our house. We haven’t been sick in years.
I can imagine a number of scenarios in which a few billion people die. In some scenarios, this would be pure tragedy. In other scenarios, the Powers That Be might declare is “real unfortunate” *cough* *cough* *cough*
Yeah, and wasn’t it the CEO of IBM who said personal computers would NEVER come about???
This reminds me of the Patent and Trademark Office declaring, maybe 100 years ago, that everything that was ever going to be invented had been invented...
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