Shining A Light on Antibiotic Overuse in Meat Production

Shining A Light on Antibiotic Overuse in Meat Production

We depend on antibiotics being there when we need them. Antibiotics help us fight off infections that range from simple to life-threatening. Yet harmful bacteria are also endlessly trying to fight off the drugs through gene mutations that render available antibiotics...
The Sticky Problem of Safe Sharps Disposal

The Sticky Problem of Safe Sharps Disposal

A worker sorting materials at a recycling facility feels a needle pierce their protective glove. Once again used syringes were tossed into a recycling bin by a confused or unaware resident. The recycling line is shut down while the worker is assisted and co-workers...