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Majority of Supermarket Meats Are Still Riddled With Superbugs

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  • Despite strong warnings about the promotion of antibiotic resistance, 80 percent of antibiotics sold in the U.S. are still given to livestock — not to treat acute infections but as a preventive measure, and as a growth promoter


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