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Food safety

  • April 3, 2012 - 9:18 PM

 

• Antibiotics have been used on livestock for decades.

• Most antibiotics in U.S. go into animals, not people.

• Their use has become an issue as people become more resistant to the drugs.

• The FDA would like to end their use for boosting animal growth instead of treating disease.

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