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#AntibioticResistance is one of the biggest threats to global health, food security, and development
#AntibioticResistance can affect anyone, of any age, in any country
#AntibioticResistance occurs naturally, but misuse of antibiotics in humans & animals is accelerating the process
#AntibioticResistance is making #gonorrhoea much harder, and sometimes impossible, to treat
#AntibioticResistance leads to longer hospital stays, higher medical costs and increased mortality
FACT: Bacteria, not humans or animals, become antibiotic-resistant.
Only take antibiotics a health professional has prescribed TO YOU #AntibioticResistance
Taking antibiotics when you don’t need them can prevent them working when you DO need them #AntibioticResistance
Never share antibiotics (not even with family) #AntibioticResistance
Remember: Antibiotics DON’T cure viruses like colds and flu #AntibioticResistance
ALWAYS wash your hands to prevent infections (and avoid the need for #antibiotics) #AntibioticResistance
We can all help tackle #AntibioticResistance.
This is what the #agriculture sector can do
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