New regulations limit antibiotic use by Canadian farmers
Dec 12, 2018

Video: New regulations limit antibiotic use by Canadian farmers


hundreds of over-the-counter medications for farm animals will now require a prescription. It's part of a global effort to combat what the World Health Organization calls "a grave threat to human health." Antibiotics and anti-fungals are being so overused that they're losing their effectiveness in treating common and potentially deadly infections, not just in animals but in people too.

 

New regulations limit antibiotic use by Canadian farmers

New regulations limit antibiotic use by Canadian farmers

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