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 •  November 10, 2017

REUTERS/Jim Young Hospitals are facing a shortage on medications that are used every day. The situation is getting worse, the American Hospital Association said. In particular, hospitals are facing shortages of commonly used IV fluids, including sodium chloride, dextrose, and nutritional solutions. The US has a drug shortage problem. In the wake of...

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 •  November 16, 2015

The PHE report said that overall antibiotic resistant infections continue to rise. The rate of E coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae bloodstream infections increased by 13.5% and 17.2% respectively from 2010-14. E coli can cause severe stomach cramps ...

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 •  March 26, 2015

By Yasmeen Abutaleb and Lisa Baertlein
NEW YORK/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The White House is due to issue an ambitious plan to slow the growing and deadly problem of antibiotic resistance over the next five years, one that requires massive investments and policy changes from a broad array of U.S. government health agencies, according to a copy of ...