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Government fails to tackle farm antibiotics

A new UK government report outlines its five year strategy for tackling the growing problem of antibiotic resistance.

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Act now on farm antibiotics

Lancet Infectious Diseases report calls for action to be taken to tackle the growing crisis of antibiotic resistance.

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New research supports Alliance to Save Our Antibiotics

Dutch scientists have found much lower levels of antibiotic use and prevalence of MRSA on organic pig farms compared with non-organic pig farms.

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Unique collaboration with human health group

Compassion in World Farming along with Sustain and the Soil Association have collaborated in a unique partnership with the Global Sepsis Alliance (GSA) to combat the concerns of…

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Netherlands reducing antibiotic use in livestock

The Netherlands has achieved its policy objective for 2011 of reducing antibiotics use in livestock by 20% compared with 2009 figures.

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Defra antibiotic advertising decision is a risk to humans

"The use of antimicrobials* in animals is an important factor in the development of resistance in some organisms, particularly those organisms associated with food poisoning in…

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Are cows carrying a new strain of dangerous MRSA?

A new report released today has found a new strain of MRSA "superbug" in British cows. It is suspected to be linked to the overuse of antibiotics in dairy cows and there is a…

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Antibiotic resistant bacteria found in UK pigs and people

Resistance to colistin threatens to reverse decades of medical advancement

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‘Critically important’ antibiotic use soaring in UK farms

Antibiotic resistance reaches record levels as the UK poultry industry’s use of ‘critically important’ antibiotic increases by 59%

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Further proof of an antibiotic apocalypse

Shocking levels of antibiotic-resistant E.coli bacteria found in UK supermarket meat

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