9 reasons to avoid antibiotics for life
(NaturalHealth365) Heralded as wonder drugs, beginning with the discovery of penicillin in 1928, antibiotics continue to play a major role in conventional medicine. According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, at least 150 million antibiotic prescriptions are written in the United States, every year, many of them for infants and children. Other studies suggest that figure to be well over 200 million dosages!
Despite their ‘cure-all’ reputation, there is a darker side to antibiotic use that has slowly begun to reveal itself in recent years. In addition to problems associated with antibiotic resistance, an alarming number of antibiotics are being traced to severe side effects, even premature death. Read more