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Antibiotics and the breakdown in the patient-doctor relationship

Fear of superbugs has patients and doctors worried about antibiotics. But Dr. Ventimiglia says the issue begins with patient-doctor communication.

Your Pregnancy Matters

Part two: Can taking antibiotics during pregnancy increase risk of miscarriage?

A recent study has shown a potential relationship between taking certain antibiotics and increased risk for miscarriage. Dr. Horsager-Boehrer explains.

Prevention

Antibiotics: When you need them and when you don’t

Research suggests one-third of antibiotics prescriptions may be unnecessary. Why that’s dangerous, and what doctors and patients can do to prevent it.