Antibiotic Awareness

The use and abuse of antibiotics for viral illnesses such as influenza or common cold has led to strains of bacteria resistant to a variety of often-prescribed antibiotics. As a result, healthcare providers like Dr. Stephen Flack are working to change the way patients think about medications when ill and the way providers prescribe – or don’t – when treating a patient.

As part of Get Smart About Antibiotics Week, take advantage of these resources to learn more about proper antibiotic use.