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Gear Up for U.S. Antibiotic Awareness Week 2017!

Posted on October 16, 2017

Blog: National Association of County & City Health Officials (NACCHO)

Each year in the United States, at least 2 million people become infected with bacteria that are resistant to antibiotics and at least 23,000 people die as a direct result of these infections. Many more people die from other conditions that were complicated by an antibiotic-resistant infection. U.S. Antibiotic Awareness Week, November 13-19, 2017, is an annual […]