Antimicrobial resistance Antimicrobial resistance AMR or AR is the ability of a microbe to resist the effects of medication that once could successfully treat the microbe The term antibiotic resistance AR or ABR is a subset of AMR, as it applies only to bacteria becoming resistant to antibiotics Resistant microbes are difficult to treat, requiring alternative medications or higher doses of antimicrobials. Superbugs What They Are and How You Get Them WebMD Apr , April , Imagine being sick in the hospital with a bacterial infection and doctors can t stop it from spreading This so called superbug scenario is not science fiction It s an urgent Super Bug This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title Super Bug If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the intended article. Ant and flea super feats aren t really so super from FT Super Bugs Whimpy Humans Ants rule the earth All the myrmecologists ant experts say so They tell us that if you add up the weights of all the ants in the world, they would weigh about the same as the total weight of all the humans in the world. Frequently Asked Questions about Olive Leaf Olivus Inc. Q What does Olive Leaf do Olive leaf works at the cellular level to measurably strengthen the body s immune response The oleuropein in olive leaf is a natural wide spectrum antibiotic, anti bacterial, anti viral, and anti fungal.Unlike synthetic antibiotics, it destroys only the bad bacteria and protects the good. Antibiotic Antimicrobial Resistance CDC Antibiotic resistance is one of the biggest public health challenges of our time Each year in the U.S at least million people get an antibiotic resistant infection, and at least , people die. Deadly superbugs invade U.S health care facilities Nov , A USA TODAY review finds that deadly CRE bacteria are showing up in hospitals and other health care facilities across the country and there is virtually nothing to stop these superbugs These superbugs pose the greatest threat to human Most critical are superbugs that pose a particular threat to hospitalized patients, transplant recipients and patients undergoing chemotherapy. The superbug that doctors have been dreading just reached The Post s Lena Sun visited Walter Reed Army Institute of Research in Silver Spring, Md where scientists there identified a strain of bacteria resistant to the last resort antibiotic, colistin. New viruses, superbugs found in study of New York house Apr , NYC house mice carry unknown viruses as well as bacteria capable of causing life threatening human illness some of the mouse bacteria were even antibiotic resistant, a new study finds.