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Antibiotic Use: What Everyone Should Know and Do

Did you know that antibiotics do not help fight viruses? Learn which common illnesses are usually viral or bacterial and when antibiotics are necessary.

Review Date: January 15, 2013

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - CDC
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Antibiotics: When They Can and Can't Help

You can protect yourself and your family by knowing when you should use antibiotics and when you shouldn’t.

Review Date: January 15, 2013

American Academy of Family Physicians