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Learn About Antimicrobial Resistance
What are microbes and what is antimicrobial resistance? How do we become ill and how does our immune system work?
Antimicrobial Resistance & Common Illnesses
How should antimicrobials be used to treat common illnesses? Why don't we always need to take them?
Preventing Antimicrobial Resistance
How can we help prevent antimicrobial resistance? Do antibacterials cause resistance? What about the use of antimicrobials in farming or protecting against the effects of bioterrorism?
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