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(Phys Org2)   On top of everything else crappy in the world, now there's antibiotic-resistant infections showing up in our pets. Your dog wants less antibiotics prescribed for viruses. And your cat is flat-out going to kill you in your sleep before he goes   ( phys.org) divider line
    More: Scary, Staphylococcus aureus, antibiotics, Bacteria, antibiotic-resistant infections, antibiotic-resistant bacterial infections, Antibiotic resistance, Infection, Penicillin  
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435 clicks; posted to Geek » on 04 Oct 2017 at 4:50 PM (41 weeks ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook   more»

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2017-10-04 05:55:39 PM  
2 votes:
fewer antibiotics
2017-10-04 01:45:38 PM  
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I took LeChuck in to see a vet last week because he had been sneezing excessively. The vet said that the likely cause was a viral infection, as his symptoms did not suggest a bacterial cause that could be treated with antibiotics, though she noted that some people demanded antibiotics regardless of the circumstances.

I flat-out stated that if antibiotics are not warranted, I do not want them.

I left with some nutritional supplement treats. LeChuck (and also Guybrush, who the vet said could receive them as well) have taken more of a liking to them than I suspect that they would take to antibiotics.
2017-10-04 10:50:25 PM  
1 vote:

NotDoug: fewer antibiotics

That's just what your pet peeve wants.
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