Healthcare News & Insights

Antibiotic stewardship is key: Here’s why

Overprescribing antibiotics is a major issue in hospitals, and adopting an antibiotic stewardship program in your hospital is a smart move to cut back on problems – especially since it won’t be voluntary soon.

Doctors overprescribe antibiotics: How hospitals can curb the trend

Overuse of antibiotics is putting patients in danger, and hospitals are some of the worst offenders.

Giant Pandas may hold the cure for drug-resistant superbugs

What do cuddly giant pandas have to offer hospitals? If you’re thinking a cute theme to decorate your children’s ward, that’s a good answer, but the wrong one in this case. According to The Telegraph, scientists have discovered that these endangered bears produce powerful antibiotic in their bloodstream that kills bacteria and fungi.