Tag Archives: Antibiotics

12 Fish You Should Never Eat

A very important and helpful list! – Imported Catfish Why It’s Bad: Nearly 90 percent of the catfish imported to the U.S. comes from Vietnam, where use of antibiotics that are banned in the U.S. is widespread. Furthermore, the two varieties of Vietnamese catfish sold in the U.S., Swai and Basa, aren’t technically considered catfish […]

Phthalate, antibiotic levels plummet after five-day vegetarian diet — Environmental Health News

Why Nanna’s advice to always eat your veg and fruit is good advice! – Twenty-five participants lived in a Buddhist temple and adopted the monks’ lifestyle – including their traditional vegetarian diet – for five days. At the beginning of their “Temple Stay,” participants completed a questionnaire about what they had eaten in the previous […]

Should I avoid taking antibiotics? | Life and style | The Guardian

Should I avoid taking antibiotics? | The Guardian

Why using antibiotics carefully (they might not work one day!) is key – If you caught pneumonia in the pre-antibiotic era, you had only a 50% chance of surviving the infection. So it is no wonder that England’s chief medical officer, Professor Dame Sally Davies, is anxious that antibiotics don’t lose their effectiveness. Last week, she warned […]