FDA Calls Antibiotic Use In Farming ‘A Serious Public Health Threat,’ GOP Ignores Mounting Evidence

Posted by Trish Riley, July 17, 2010

Another good reason to eat your vegetables!

“The overuse of antibiotics in farming may have significant health consequences for consumers, according to testimony from the Food and Drug Administration. Now lawmakers are looking to curb the use of antibiotics in raising livestock, a move that puts them at odds with agribusiness interests.”

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