How can America keep pumping antibiotics into our food animals? It’s just a matter of time until bacteria trades enough genetic material with each other to cause an epidemic or possibly  a pandemic. Bacteria will kill us the way it did before the thirties. Before we had antibiotics. The E.U. awoke to that fact ten years ago when it banned antibiotics in animal husbandry. It’s just a matter of time. It’s a pretty simple fact that is easily understood. Life adapts and bacteria is life that is very good at adapting. The solution is super immunity from superbugs. How that happens without antibiotics? I don’t know, but a 21st century Pastuer could find a way. 


About Paul L.

Poet, Thinker, Writer, and Reader
This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s