Novant Health Healthy Headlines: Antibiotics

This week is World Antibiotic Awareness Week and here to help us to better understand antibiotics and why it is vital to use them correctly is Novant Health family physician Dr. Genevieve Brauning.

Since penicillin was first used to treat an American patient in 1942, antibiotics have been on the front lines of fighting disease and saving millions of lives. Today, antibiotics are one of the most frequently prescribed medicine.

For more information on antibiotics and antibiotic resistance, click HERE.

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