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China’s Overuse of Antibiotics in Livestock May Threaten Human Health

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Latest Infectious Disease News By Maureen SalamonHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Feb. 11 (HealthDay News) — Antibiotics used to fatten farm animals pose a steep threat to global health, spawning drug-resistance genes that end up in fertilizer, compost and groundwater and squash antibiotics’ ability to fend off human diseases, suggests …

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