AMR: what’s the issue, and why is it so important?

AMR: what’s the issue, and why is it so important?

AMR causes 700,000 deaths every year and the numbers keep growing. Antimicrobials are drugs used against different kinds of viruses, bacteria, etc.; resistance is developed through exposure to these drugs or the misuse of them. But why are antimicrobials important?

Learn more about the disease and the global situation here:

https://www.thebureauinvestigates.com/stories/2016-02-07/antimicrobial-resistance-whats-the-issue-and-why-is-it-so-important