Drug-resistant E. coli found in Arcti...

Drug-resistant E. coli found in Arctic birds

There are 2 comments on the Newsday story from Jan 2, 2008, titled Drug-resistant E. coli found in Arctic birds. In it, Newsday reports that:

Resistance to antibiotics is so pervasive that scientists now report having found evidence of drug-repelling E.coli in Arctic birds, the bacteria having been passed by migratory fowl that circumnavigate the ...

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Patrick Bellemare

United States

#1 Jan 5, 2008
Another example of man made chemicals leaching into our enviroment causing a dominio effect on the web of life, all life on Earth is interconnected, including bacteria, We should be carfull about wipping out all germs, some are benifical, I just read an article about how lack of exposer to dirt, and the worms in the soil , cause our western bodies to develope auto amune problemsd from lack of germs to fight due to over hygene.
over use of anti-biotics, mis use of anti-biotics has caused bacteria that are now imune, thus putting all of mankind at risk to once curtailed diseases.
Billy Bob

Reseda, CA

#2 Jan 5, 2008
The picture in this area just gets bleaker and bleaker.

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