Superbugs [Infographic]

Written on March 28, 2013 – 3:13 pm | by Brian Wallace |

Our overuse and misuse of antibiotics is creating superbugs. Where exactly do superbugs comes from? Traditionally, bacteria are not resistant to antiobiotics. However, when bacteria’s DNA mutate and adapt, some of these mutations can make the bacterium resistant to antibiotics. The resistant bacteria then multiply and thrive.

Check out the infographic below presented by MPHonline.org to learn more about superbugs and their dangers.

Superbugs: How We're Making Harmful Bacteria Stronger With Antibiotics
Source: MPHOnline.org

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