With global projection showing that antibiotics resistance will cost the entire world a total of $100 trillion by 2050 if nothing is done, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has commenced strategies to combat antimicrobial resistance in Nigeria.
Is this making good health a luxury or are there enough companies to supply the demand of these medications whose import duties have just been raised? We know how some unscrupulous people take advantage of situations like this, to produce fake medicine which are obviously harmful.
Doctors have warned following a ‘compelling’ study, that linked antibiotics with type 1 diabetes, the form that usually develops in childhood. With antibiotics prescription rates rising, scientists decided to see if the drugs were helping to fuel the increase in type 1 diabetes. Researchers from New York University, United States […]