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Almost a QUARTER of antibiotic prescriptions are unnecessary

Almost a QUARTER of antibiotic prescriptions are unnecessary: One in 6 adults received drugs they didn’t need in 2016 – driving us towards antibiotic resistance University of Michigan researchers analyzed antibiotic prescriptions for privately insured Americans They found 23% were unnecessary, 28% were made without a diagnosis, and 36% were possibly necessary Just 8% of… Read More »