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DO you think the overuse of antibiotics is making superbugs that we can not fight?

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DO you think the overuse of antibiotics is making superbugs that we can not fight?

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It is not a matter of ‘think’. It is a matter of reality. As we develop weapons to control micro organisms they evolve defenses against our weapons. The same thing has been going on between insects and plants for millions of years. The more you choose to use antibacterial products (Soap, Dish washing liquid, etc.) on a daily basis around the house the faster the micro organisms evolve. This is because even the best antibiotics do not kill all of the members of a bacterial colony. This is because the numbers when it comes to bacteria are immense, and there are always a few survivors. The survivors often survive because they have a genetic mutation that protects them from our weapon. As they begin to reproduce again, all of their offspring also have the protective mutation. Worse still, while bacteria reproduce asexually, they still have something similar to sex, called conjugation, where they trade genetic material. Some times this even occurs between unrelated strains.

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i think superbugs are being created because of all medication not just antibiotics

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