Bacteria with resistance to important class of antibiotics found on farm in Midwest, The Food and Environment Reporting Network, Dec 5, 2016
A Third of People Given Antibiotics Don't Need Them, National Geographic, Nov 29, 2016
New EU data on antibiotics contain warning for U.S., The Food and Environment Reporting Network, Nov 23, 2016
Dark New Comic Book Explores a World Without Antibiotics, National Geographic, Nov 11, 2016
Fatal Fungus Linked to 4 New Deaths—What You Need to Know, National Geographic, Nov 7, 2016
UN makes historic commitment to fight antibiotic resistance, The Food and Environment Reporting Network, Sept 30, 2016
How We'll Tackle Diseases That Are Becoming Untreatable, National Geographic, Sept 22, 2016
Drug-Resistant Bacteria in Food Persists, Despite Safeguards, National Geographic, Sept 16, 2016
In First, UN Will Consider Antibiotic Resistance, National Geographic, Sept 8, 2016
Newest Superbug Has Been in U.S. Longer Than Thought, National Geographic, Aug 30, 2016
Millions Injected Into Push for New Antibiotics, National Geographic, July 28, 2016
New and Deadly Drug-Resistant Yeast Emerges Globally, National Geographic, July 18, 2016
Fighting a Hospital Superbug Reveals an Unexpected Benefit, National Geographic, July 13, 2016
Scary New Superbug Is Popping Up in More Places, National Geographic, July 11, 2016
Why Perdue Will Grow Happier (and Maybe Healthier) Chickens, National Geographic, June 27, 2016
Colistin Resistance: “The Pig is Out Of The Barn”, National Geographic, June 23, 2016
Seagulls Are Carrying a Dangerous Superbug Through the Skies, National Geographic, June 22, 2016
Why It’s Crucial the New Superbug Was in a Urinary Tract Infection, National Geographic, June 1, 2016
Antibiotic Resistance Shows Up in Animals, Manure, National Geographic, May 31, 2016
Long-Dreaded Superbug Found in Human and Animal in U.S., National Geographic, May 26, 2016
How To Prevent Millions of Deaths from Failing Antibiotics, National Geographic, May 19, 2016
To Fix Antibiotic Resistance: A Cabinet Post And More Money, National Geographic, March 30, 2016
To Slow Down Antibiotic Resistance, Focus on the Basics, National Geographic, March 22, 2016
Some US Hospital Infections Dropping, But Superbug Risks Are High, National Geographic, March 3, 2016
Should Citrus Farmers Use Antibiotics to Combat Greening Disease?, National Geographic, March 1, 2016
As Antibiotics Fail, We Need More Vaccines, National Geographic, Feb 10, 2016
Last-Ditch Antibiotic Resistance: What Is The Role Of Food?, National Geographic, Feb 1, 2016
Farmers and Producers Not Ready for Big Antibiotic Changes in 2016, National Geographic, Jan 21, 2016
Pharma Industry Calls on Governments to Fund New Antibiotics, National Geographic, Jan 20, 2016
Last-Ditch Resistance: More Countries, More Dire Results, National Geographic, Jan 7, 2016
Last-Ditch Drug Resistance: China and Europe Respond, National Geographic, Jan 6, 2016
Last-Ditch Drug Resistance: An Early Warning And Chance to Act, National Geographic, Dec 12, 2015
Resistance to a Last-Ditch Antibiotic: Invisible Spread, National Geographic, Dec 18, 2015
More Countries Are Seeing a Last-Ditch Antibiotic Failing, National Geographic, Dec 15, 2015
You Can’t Buy Antibiotics Over The Counter, Can You? (Yes, You Can.), National Geographic, Dec 14, 2015
Farm Antibiotics: Still Headed In The Wrong Direction, National Geographic, Dec 14, 2015
Growth Promoters for Farm Animals: What If They Just Don’t Work?, National Geographic, Dec 8, 2015
Proposal: Set International Targets for Farm Antibiotic Use, National Geographic, Dec 7, 2015
Apocalypse Pig Redux: Last-Resort Resistance in Europe, National Geographic, Dec 3, 2015
Apocalypse Pig: The Last Antibiotic Begins to Fail, National Geographic, Nov 21, 2015
Drug Resistance: Worse, And Still A Lot To Learn, National Geographic, Nov 16, 2015
MRSA In Sports: Long-Standing, Simple to Prevent, Still Happening, National Geographic, Oct 15, 2015
California Gets Tough on Widespread Use of Antibiotics in Livestock, National Geographic, Oct 9, 2015
Will Historic White House Actions On Resistance Scant The Role of Farms?, National Geographic, Sept 28, 2015
Antibiotic Resistance Getting Worse Globally, But Fixes Could Be Simple, National Geographic, Sept 17, 2015
Can Offering A $12 Million Prize Make a Difference to Drug Resistance?, National Geographic, Sept 9, 2015
CDC To Congress: Raise Our Budget Or Americans Will Die Needlessly, National Geographic, Aug 5, 2015
What Do We Do When Antibiotics Don’t Work Anymore? (My TED Talk), National Geographic, June 26, 2015
Organic Pioneer Sees Hope for Movement’s Future, National Geographic, June 11, 2015
Today: Obama White House Convenes First Antibiotic Summit, National Geographic, June 2, 2015
World Health Organization Vows To Combat Drug Resistance, National Geographic, May 27, 2015
We Need Antibiotics. They’re Not Profitable To Make. Who Pays?, National Geographic, May 23, 2015
School Lunch May Be Next to Nudge Antibiotics Off the Plate, National Geographic, May 8, 2015
Is Drug-Resistant Staph A Work Hazard for Farm Workers?, National Geographic, May 2, 2015
The Latest, Largest Chicken Producer to Forgo Antibiotics Could Tip the Market, National Geographic, April 29, 2015
Tyson Latest to Eliminate Antibiotics in Chicken Flocks, National Geographic, April 28, 2015
Despite Attempted Curbs, Animal Antibiotic Use in US Still Increasing, National Geographic, April 15, 2015
1,000 Year Old Remedy May Cure MRSA, Still Faces Market Hurdles, National Geographic, April 7, 2015
CDC Alert: Drug-Resistant Foodborne Illness Spreads in US, National Geographic, April 4, 2015
As Appetite for Meat Grows, Farm Antibiotics Use Will Soar, National Geographic, March 25, 2015
McDonald’s Chicken Goes Antibiotic-Free. Now What?, National Geographic, March 12, 2015
Your McNuggets: Soon Without a Side of Antibiotics, Wired, March 4, 2015
Superbugs in Your Supper: Whenever you eat chicken or beef, you’re probably also eating a side order of antibiotic-resistant bacteria, MORE, March 2015
Resistance: The Movie That Will Make You Care About Antibiotic Misuse, Wired, Feb 24, 2015
The Poultry Industry Responds to an Activist Farmer, Wired, Feb 23, 2015
Countries Wary Of Drug-Resistant Staph Moving From Pigs To People, National Geographic, Feb 16, 2015
How to Fight Superbugs: Start Spending Money, Wired, Feb 5, 2015
The Coming Cost of Superbugs: 10 Million Deaths Per Year, Wired, Dec 15, 2014
Hoping to Change the Industry, a Factory Farmer Opens His Barn Doors, Wired, Dec 4, 2014
New Analysis Says FDA Farm Antibiotic Reduction Won’t Work As Planned, Wired, Dec 3, 2014
To Slow Down Drug Resistance in Health Care, Buy an Antibiotic-Free Turkey for Thanksgiving, Wired, Nov 18, 2014
Farm Antibiotic Use: Getting Worse Before It (Maybe) Gets Better, National Geographic, Oct 24, 2014
A Family Rejects the Industrial Model and Rebuilds Their Farm, National Geographic, Oct 17, 2014
White House Actions on Antibiotic Resistance: Big Steps, Plus Disappointments, Wired, Sept 22, 2014
Via Farmworkers, Superbugs Find a Route Away from Drug-Using Farms, Wired, Sept 21, 2014
Chicken Company Perdue Takes Big Steps to Reduce Antibiotic Use, Wired, Sept 3, 2014
Removing Antibiotics from Meat Production: The Market is Leading the Way, National Geographic, Aug 22, 2014
How Agriculture’s Growth Promoters Might Work: A Mouse Study Sheds Some Light, Wired, Aug 19, 2014
Resistant ‘Nightmare Bacteria’ Increase Fivefold in Southeastern U.S., Wired, July 26, 2014
What the Forthcoming White House Report on Antibiotic Resistance Will Ask For, Wired, July 11, 2014
Cutting Farm Antibiotic Use, Even When It’s Difficult, National Geographic, July 4, 2014
Government Leadership on Antibiotic Resistance — in Europe, Wired, July 3, 2014
Can Farms Reduce Antibiotic Use? Dutch Farms Did, National Geographic, June 27, 2014
“Individual Actions Are Doomed to Failure”: Coalition Asks for Global Action on Antibiotics, Wired, June 24, 2014
Very Serious Superbugs in Imported Seafood, Wired, June 11, 2014
Shrimp Receive Antibiotics in Factory Farms of the Sea, National Geographic, June 6, 2014
The Abstinence Method: Dutch farmers say no to antibiotics for livestock, Modern Farmer, June 2014
World Health Organization Drafting Global Plan on Drug Resistance. Is That Enough?, Wired, May 26, 2014
Denmark: Three Deaths from Drug-Resistant “Pig MRSA”, Wired, May 12, 2014
World Health Organization: Antibiotic Resistance Grave Global Problem, Wired, May 5, 2014
Can You Raise “Happy Meat” Without Letting Animals Outside?, National Geographic, May 2, 2014
The Future of Chicken: How to mass-produce meat without breeding killer microbes, Slate, April 30, 2014
NDM: “A Great Challenge for the Future of Healthcare”, Wired, April 29, 2014
Sneak Peek: What the White House is Thinking About Antibiotic Resistance, Wired, April 4, 2014
Farm-Drug Companies Agree to Antibiotics Ban. More of the Same, or Fresh Start?, Wired, March 28, 2014
Serious Resistant Infections Increasingly Found in Children, Wired, March 24, 2014
The Public Comment Period on an FDA Farm-Antibiotics Rule Closes Tonight, Wired, March 12, 2014
Some Hospitals Need Assistance Using Antibiotics Properly, Wired, March 4, 2014
FDA Documents Show Decade of Unsuccessful Attempts to Control Farm Antibiotics, Wired, Jan 28, 2014
Almost Three Times the Risk of Carrying MRSA from Living Near a Mega-Farm, Wired, Jan 22, 2014
Can Antibiotics User Fees Force Down Drug Mis-Use and Overuse?, Jan 7, 2014
Re-Examining the FDA Antibiotics Decision: Banning Growth Promoters Won’t Be Enough, Wired, Dec 27, 2013
Drug-Resistant Bacteria on Chicken: It’s Everywhere and the Government Can’t Help, Wired, Dec 22, 2013
FDA Scrutinizes Antibacterial Products for Hormonal Disruption, Bacterial Resistance, Wired, Dec 16 2013
FDA Finally Imposes Some Controls on Agricultural Antibiotics. Sort Of., Wired, Dec 11, 2013
MRSA in UK Turkeys Raises Questions of Communication, Transparency and Risk, Wired, Dec 2, 2013
When We Lose Antibiotics, Here’s Everything Else We’ll Lose Too, Wired, Nov 20, 2013
Imagining the Post-Antibiotics Future, Medium, Nov 20, 2013
Antibiotic Overuse on Farms: Is the Opinion Tide Turning?, Wired, Nov 4, 2013
CDC Threat Report: Yes, Agricultural Antibiotics Play a Role in Drug Resistance, Wired, Sept 17, 2013
CDC Threat Report: ‘We Will Soon Be in a Post-Antibiotic Era’, Wired, Sept 16, 2013
From Factory Farm to Organic Icon: Inside White Oak Pastures, Modern Farmer, Sept 2013
Two Former FDA Commissioners Agree: Ag Antibiotic Policies Must Change, Wired, Aug 27, 2013
Antibiotic Use in Chickens: Responsible for Hundreds of Human Deaths?, Wired, Aug 9, 2013
‘Nightmare Bacteria’ Attack an ICU and Close a Burn Unit, Wired, Aug 1, 2013
More on ‘Nightmare Bacteria’: Maybe Even Worse Than We Thought?, Wired, July 30, 2013
Where ‘Nightmare Bacteria’ Came From, And How Our Inattention Helped Them Emerge, Wired, July 25, 2013
Antibiotic Resistance: The last resort, Nature, July 24, 2013
More on MRSA on Farms and in Farm Workers, and the Arguments for and Against, Wired, July 12, 2013
“Pig MRSA” Carried by Workers from North Carolina Intensive Hog Farms, Wired, July 5, 2013
G8 Meeting Begins: Ag Antibiotics on Agenda?, Wired, June 17, 2013
To Prevent MRSA In Hospitals, Don’t Prevent Only MRSA, Wired, May 30, 2013
Gene Sequencing Pinpoints Antibiotic Resistance Moving From Livestock to Humans, Wired, March 28, 2013
‘Catastrophic Threat’: UK Government Calls Antibiotic Resistance a ‘Ticking Time Bomb’, Wired, March 11, 2013
‘We Have a Limited Window of Opportunity’: CDC Warns of Resistance ‘Nightmare’, Wired, March 6, 2013
Getting More Farm Antibiotics Data: What Will It Take?, Wired, March 5, 2013
Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria Surround Big Swine Farms — In China as Well as the U.S., Wired, Feb 2, 2013
Antibiotics and Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Meat: Not Getting Better, Wired, Feb 9, 2013
Why We Can’t See Inside Poultry Production, and What Might Change if We Could, Wired, Jan 29, 2013
A Government Takes Ag Antibiotics Seriously — But Not Our Government, Wired, Jan 15, 2013
Almost-Untreatable Gonorrhea: Proof That It’s Here, Wired, Jan 11, 2013
Livestock MRSA Found For First Time In UK Milk, Wired, Dec 26, 2012
The FDA Is Holding Back Data on Farm Antibiotics Use — And Plans to Keep Doing So, Wired, Dec 17, 2012
Antiseptics Used to Prevent Health Care Infections Might Cause Them. Oops., Wired, Dec 7, 2012
Resistant Bacteria in Pork — And Problematic Pharmaceuticals Too, Wired, Nov 27, 2012
The Persistence of Resistance And Some Reasons Why, Wired, Nov 13, 2012
Human Health, Hog Production and Environmental Harm, Wired, Oct 28, 2012
The ‘NIH Superbug’: A New Case, And An Overlooked Resource, Wired, Sept 17, 2012
Drug Resistance in Food: Chicken, Shrimp, Even Lettuce, Wired, Sept 13, 2012
“Superbug” NDM-1 Found In US Cat, Sept 12, 2012
E. Coli Behaving Badly: Hospitals, Travel, Food, Sept 11, 2012
The ‘NIH Superbug’: This Is Happening Every Day, Wired, Aug 24, 2012
Resistant Gonorrhea: CDC Says Just One Drug Left, Wired, Aug 9, 2012
Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea: Not Just A U.S. Problem, Wired, Aug 3, 2012
Investigation: Drug Resistance, Chicken And 8 Million UTIs, Wired, July 11, 2012
How Your Chicken Dinner Is Creating a Drug-Resistant Superbug, The Atlantic, July 11, 2012
News Round-Up: Meat, Superbugs, Denmark And Big Food, Wired, July 2, 2012
CDC: Superbug NDM-1 Spreads Within a US Hospital, Wired, June 21, 2012
People Want to Eat Meat Raised Without Excessive Antibiotics. Wouldn’t You?, Wired, June 20, 2012
Beyond Factory Farming: Creating An Appetite For Pastured Poultry, Wired, June 11, 2012
The Superbugs In Your Dinner: A Storify, Wired, June 7, 2012
Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea: WHO Agrees It’s An Emergency, June 6, 2012
The Superbugs in Your Dinner (Bonus: Twitterchat!), Wired, June 6, 2012
Court Scolds FDA Over Ag Antibiotic Use, Wired, June 5, 2012
The Dangerous Superbugs Hiding in Your Dinner, SELF, June 2012
We’re Using More of the Few Antibiotics Left, Wired, May 16, 2012
Mothers, Farmers and Chefs Against Antibiotic Misuse, Wired, May 15, 2012
Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea: How We Lost Track, Wired, May 4, 2012
Antibiotics in Ethanol Grains: Glass Half-Empty or Half-Full?, Wired, April 10, 2012
More On Court Ordering FDA Hearings on Farm Antibiotics, Wires, March 23, 2012
Breaking News: Judge Orders FDA to Examine Safety of Ag Drugs, Wired, March 22, 2012
Staph In Pigs And Pig Farmers: The Latest Reports, Wired, March 12, 2012
Flu Infections and MRSA Deaths in Maryland, Wired, March 9, 2012
High Levels of Resistant Bacteria on Meat (Again), Wired, March 3, 2012
Also Receiving Antibiotics on Factory Farms: Shrimp, Wired, Feb 24, 2012
‘Pig MRSA’ Came From Humans, Evolved Via Farm Drugs, Wired, Feb 23, 2012
Highest Rates Ever Recorded of Multi-Drug-Resistant TB, Wired, Feb 16, 2012
Moving Beyond Factory Farms: Pastured Poultry, Feb 10, 2012
Goodbye, Magic Bullet: Hello, Highly Resistant Gonorrhea, Wired, Feb 9, 2012
What Would It Take to Make a MRSA Vaccine?, Wired, Feb 2, 2012
Vaccine development: Man vs MRSA, Nature, Feb 1, 2012
Drug Resistance in Pork: More Going On Than Appears, Wired, Jan 31, 2012
TDR-TB: The Indian Government Denies It, Wired, Jan 29, 2012
Totally Drug-Resistant TB: A Patient Is Missing, Wired, Jan 14, 2012
Totally Resistant TB: Earliest Cases in Italy, Wired, Jan 12, 2012
India Reports Completely Drug-Resistant TB, Jan 9, 2012
More News: FDA Curbs One Class of Farm Drugs, Wired, Jan 4, 2012
FDA Documents Show Agency Once Strongly Opposed Farm Antibiotic Overuse, Wired, Dec 29, 2011
News: FDA Won’t Act Against Ag Antibiotic Use, Wired, Dec 23, 2011
Antibiotics: Connected to Obesity, Diabetes and Stroke?, Wired, Nov 25, 2011
More MRSA Found In U.S. Retail Meat (Turkey, Too), Wired, Nov 22, 2011
Running Out of Antibiotics: Europe Gets It, Wired, Nov 20, 2011
EU Parliament Votes To Oppose Most Farm Antibiotic Use,  Wired, Nov 7, 2011
Government Health Agency Agrees Mega-Farms Are A Health Risk (In The UK), Wired, Nov 4, 2011
Big Move: Chicago Schools To Buy Antibiotic-Free Chicken, Wired, Nov 1, 2011
NDM-1 in India: Drug Resistance, Political Resistance, Wired, Oct 16, 2011
Is China Banning Growth Promoters And Do They Mean It?, Wired, Oct 7, 2011
Seagulls: Pooping Resistant Bacteria on Your Beach, Wired, Sept 17, 2011
Antibiotic Prescribing to Kids — Down, But Still Too Much, Wired, Sept 1, 2011
Antibiotics: Killing Off Beneficial Bacteria … for Good?, Wired, Aug 26, 2011
Cost of Compassion: Drug Resistance in Military Hospitals, Wired, Aug 24, 2011
Ringing the Warning Bell: Colistin-Resistant Klebsiella, Wired, Aug 17, 2011
Drug Resistance in Food — Coming From Aquaculture?, Wired, Aug 12, 2011
Resistant Salmonella: Deadly Yet Somehow Not Illegal, Wired, Aug 5, 2011
Highly Resistant Salmonella: Poultry, Antibiotics, Borders, Risk, Wired, Aug 3, 2011
Are Counterfeit Drugs Driving Antibiotic Resistance?, Wired, Aug 1, 2011
The Clap Came Back: Multidrug-Resistant Gonorrhea, Wired, July 11, 2011
E. coli: A Risk for 3 More Years From Who Knows Where, Wired, July 7, 2011
How Much Is a Drug-Resistance Death Worth? Less Than $600, Wired, July 5, 2011
Is Drug Resistance in Humans Coming From Chickens?, Wired, June 29, 2011
E. Coli: Some Answers, Many Questions Still, Wired, June 24, 2011
Not Enough Antibiotics: Just an Incentives Problem?, Wired, June 20, 2011
NDM-1 in a U.S. Military Hospital in Afghanistan, Wired, June 9, 2011
E. coli: What we know and need to, Wired, June 8, 2011
The reason why this deadly E coli makes doctors shudder, The Guardian, June 5, 2011
More MRSA, in milk: A new strain in cows and humans, Wired, June 3, 2011
MRSA in meat: How much? Which? And more bad news., Wired, May 31, 2011
Growth Promoters: If You Can’t Convince Them, Sue Them, Wired, May 25, 2011
Drug-resistant bacteria in bedbugs, Wired, May 11, 2011
Farm Antibiotics: ‘Pig Staph’ in a Daycare Worker, Wired, May 9, 2011
Turning grief into action: Moms and antibiotic misuse, Wired, May 3, 2011
Multi-Drug Resistant Staph in 1 in 4 Meat Samples, Wired, April 15, 2011
World Health Day update: Use an antibiotic, pay a fee?, Wired, April 8, 2011
Superbugs Found in New Delhi’s Water and Sewage, Wired, April 7, 2911
World Health Day: Time to tackle resistance, Wired, April 6, 2011
The Enemy Within: A New Pattern of Antibiotic Resistance, Scientific American, April 2011
The Enemy Within: A new superbug, KPC/CRKP, Wired, March 28, 2011
Drug-Resistant Bacteria: To Humans From Farms via Food, Wired, March 9, 2011
Ag antibiotic use: Risky — but also sloppy and wasteful, Wired, March 4, 2011
News break: Slaughter will reintroduce PAMTA (and cites data from this blog), Wired, Feb 23, 2011
Running out of antibiotics — and other drugs too, Wired, Feb 23, 2011
Giant pig farms: Antibiotic resistance is not the only problem, Wired, Feb 22, 2011
Drug residues and drug resistance in water: Not good, Wired, Feb 17, 2011
Superbugs in Canadian chicken? Yes, and US too, Wired, Feb 15, 2011
New antibiotics: Not many and fewer all the time, Wired, Feb 11, 2011
Opposing industrial-scale pig farming — in Europe, Wired, Feb 9, 2011
Farm antibiotics, human illness and what connects them. (It has legs.), Wired, Jan 28,2011
News break: First guidelines for treating MRSA, Wired, Jan 7, 2010
NDM-1: More Evidence It Started in India, Wired, Jan 5, 2011
Farm Animals Get 80 Percent of Antibiotics Sold in U.S., Wired, Dec 24, 2010
“Pig MRSA”: New human infections in France, Wired, Dec 10, 2010
News break: FDA estimates US livestock get 29 million pounds of antibiotics per year, Wired, Dec 8, 2012
NDM-1, the supergene: Further (community?) spread, Wired, Nov 11, 2010
Alarm over “pig MRSA” — but not in the US, Wired, Oct 30, 2010
News break: A new type of MRSA spreads in Ohio, Wired, Oct 22, 2010



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