07-07-2014 09:11 AM | United Kingdom

Cut use of antibiotics in livestock, veterinary experts tell government

Vets and MPs have urged the government and pharmaceutical companies to develop new drugs for animals to avoid the growing human resistance to antibiotics.

The call follows warnings from David Cameron, the UK's chief medical officer Dame Sally Evans and the World Health Organisation that medicine could soon be "cast back into the dark ages" if action is not taken to tackle the rise of untreatable bacteria.
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