Best Medicine for the Flu

Best Medicine for the Flu

This season’s influenza (flu) is worse than usual. There are at least four different types of flu making people sick and experts expect the flu to last several more months. More people are being hospitalized and the number of deaths is expected to triple. In Arkansas,...
Do You Really Need That Antibiotic?

Do You Really Need That Antibiotic?

Antibiotics can save your life, but if misused, they can kill you. How can these wonder drugs – that cure infections and make organ transplants possible – be harmful? The reason is a growing, worldwide problem called antibiotic resistance. Antibiotic resistance means...