Monthly Archives: December 2016

Singapore to tackle bacterial resistance to antibiotics. Is it effective?

It is commendable that the authorities are working on tackling bacterial resistance to antibiotics. Doctors are cautioned not to prescribe antibiotics unnecessary as antibiotics are useless against viral conditions such as fever and many upper respiratory conditions. Click: http://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/health/spore-to-tackle-bacterial-resistance-to-antibiotics One … Continue reading

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Paracetamol should never be used to treat a fever

  This is according to Professor Frank Shann of the ICU, Royal Children’s hospital. From studies, it does not prevent febrile convulsions and in fact can increase morbidity and mortality of infections. In other words, chronic infection and sick for … Continue reading

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