Tag Archives: Bacteria

Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria Found in Pork Products From Brazil

Pork products (Photo Credits: Pexels) Pork products from Brazil were found to have antibiotic-resistant bacteria according to a study funded by World Animal Protection, an animal rights group. The finding gives credence to the belief that there is unregulated antibiotic use by meat-producing companies and that they ply the livestock with antimicrobial medicines. According to… Read More »

Study finds antibiotic-resistant bacteria in Brazil pork

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Pork products sold at retailers in Brazil contain antibiotic-resistant bacteria, according to a study funded by animal rights group World Animal Protection (WAP), providing potential evidence of overuse of the medicines in food livestock. FILE PHOTO: Farmer, Wilant Boogaard walks through a pen of pigs at his farm in Carambei, Brazil… Read More »

Bacteria And You

Do you envision a germ free world?  Sorry it will never happen. The reason is that bacteria are everywhere. Some are harmless, some are beneficial and some are dangerous. Think about this. Your body is comprised of about 30 trillion cells. That is a big number, but it is estimated that there are about 39… Read More »