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Attack of the Super Bugs

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Don't panic! But you should really know about antibiotic-resistant bacteria, aka super bugs. They're here, and they're doing very well, thank you. SciShow explains what they are, how they're getting around our best drugs, and what science (and you) can do to help.
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Don't panic! But you should really know about antibiotic-resistant bacteria, aka super bugs. They're here, and they're doing very well, thank you. SciShow explains what they are, how they're getting around our best drugs, and what science (and you) can do to help.
----------
Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/artist/52/...

Or help support us by subscribing to our page on Subbable: https://subbable.com/scishow
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Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/sci...
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow
Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com

Thanks Tank Tumblr: http://thankstank.tumblr.com

Sources:
http://phenomena.nationalge...
http://www.wired.com/wireds...
http://www.oxfordjournals.o...
http://www.cdc.gov/getsmart...
http://www.scientificameric...
http://health.howstuffworks...
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aso...
http://www.nobelprize.org/n...
https://www.youtube.com/wat... CDC ad
https://www.youtube.com/wat... -- Karl Klose TED talk
http://www.cdc.gov/getsmart...
http://www.livescience.com/...
http://www.microbeworld.org...
http://uhavax.hartford.edu/...
http://science.nationalgeog...
http://www.huffingtonpost.c...
http://www.bioexpress.ac.cn...
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov...
http://www.mayoclinic.org/h...
http://www.idsociety.org/In...
http://www.washingtonpost.c...
http://www.huffingtonpost.c...
http://cid.oxfordjournals.o...
http://www.scientificameric...
http://www.mayoclinic.org/m... - fecal transplant
http://www.sciencedaily.com...
http://www.sciencedaily.com...
http://www.healthline.com/h...
http://oregonstate.edu/ua/n... -PPMO *
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov... -- phage*
http://www.popsci.com/scien...
http://newsoffice.mit.edu/2...
http://science.howstuffwork...
http://www.evolution-of-lif...
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov... Show less

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