Pollution Changes Effectiveness of Medicine

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HEALTHWATCH - Pollution could be having another harmful effect on our lives.

British scientists say air pollution changes the effectiveness of antibiotics and lowers the effects of medicine working to cure lung infections. In particular, staph and strep bacteria show a higher level of resistance after you are exposed to pollution.

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2 comments

  • artiewhitefox

    Vaccinations and pharmaceuticals are polluting the body like people pollute the planet and air. Medical people are fooling no one? That is what they like to do.

  • artiewhitefox

    Vaccinations and pharmaceuticals are polluting the body like people pollute the planet and air. Medical people are fooling no one. That is what they like to do.

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