Researchers claim it could even fight terminal, 'incurable' diseases like sickle-cell anaemia
The newly-discovered gene was found in a hospital patient and samples of ground beef in Canada
The strains carry a gene named mcr-1, which can spread rapidly between species, potentially leading to a super-resistant epidemic
Sometimes a pill can't fix us – we need long term treatment for our physical and mental health needs
Public Health England urges owners of sick pets to ensure antiobiotics are used strictly as directed
More people suffered a 'significant antibiotic-resistant infection' – both in hospitals and the community – between 2010 and 2014
John Weldon gave his ex-girlfriend a drug he believed would cause her to miscarry
‘Friendly’ black Labrador Gwen did not fight back because she was working and in her harness at the time
Death of Temir Issakunov is the first case of bubonic plague in the country for over 30 years
The diseased animal - a ground squirrel - was found to be carrying the disease, which if not treated with antibiotics is usually fatal
The star called in doctors after being taken ill during his European tour
Babies who are treated with antibiotics before they reach 12 months old are 40 per cent more likely to develop eczema, a new study has revealed.
Up to half a million patients with chronic low back pain may be suffering from an infection that can be treated with antibiotics.
The verdict is expected today at the inquest into an Indian woman who died after she was refused a termination in an Irish hospital.
Incentive payments encourage GPs to closely monitor adult patients – but not children
Doctors warn virulent strain of lung disease could get out of control