Category: Medical Minute
Antibiotics are used to treat a wide range of illnesses – including some they're not equipped to fight. The unnecessary prescriptions are often a result of undue pressures placed on parents and physicians.
In 1985, contracting HIV would have been a death sentence, with only a matter of time to the onset of AIDS and ultimately death. In 2012, that same diagnosis, caught early and consistently treated, produces much different results.