Monthly Archives: June 2018

The Rise of Superbugs – Are Antibiotics to Blame?

Cows being given drugs in their food

Antibiotics in animal feed Friend or foe? By Lucy Boyen There have always been concerns that the antibiotics lacing the food that animals eat will affect humans. Lately the argument has reared its head again, amidst claims that antibiotic resistance is leading to new superbugs in humans and animals. Livestock Antibiotics Antibiotics were originally introduced […]