Tag: antibiotic resistance

New Way to Diagnose Digestive Health

New Way to Diagnose Digestive Health

The Center for Disease Control reports nearly 10 percent of Americans of all ages are in fair or poor health. And children aren’t immune either.The CDC also reports that one in five youths between six and nineteen suffer from high cholesterol. With us today is Doctor Charles Stout of Diagnostic

How antibiotics work

How antibiotics work

How do antibiotics work? Pathogenic bacteria in the body cause infections, which can be treated by antibiotics Bacteriostatic antibiotics slow the growth of bacteria by interfering with the processes the bacteria need to multiply These processes include: DNA replication Metabolism e.g. enzyme activity Protein production Bactericidal antibiotics kill the bacteria,