The Short-Sighted Rational Agent

By: Sunday May 4, 2014 11:15 am

Rational agents like U. Chi. Professor Allen R. Sanderson are wrecking the planet.


Livestock Producers Are Causing MRSA – We Now Have Proof

By: Saturday April 6, 2013 12:00 pm

Louise Slaughter (who represents the Rochester area of Upstate NY) has put forward strong legislation to basically shut down the routine and uncontrolled use of antibiotics in livestock food and water which is causing this. Please take the time to read her release AND the legislation (HR 1150), which contains the history of knowledge of livestock antibiotic use in livestock and the promotion of resistant bacteria.

Antibiotic Resistance Represents “Catastrophic Threat”

By: Monday March 11, 2013 9:25 am

Due to the widespread and continual use of antibiotics bacteria have evolved (I said it) to be resistance to the current drugs in circulation. Drug resistant bacteria can only be neutralized with newer drugs. Unfortunately there has been something of a slow down in the development of new antibiotic drugs leading some in the medical community to now warn that drug-resistant bacteria represent a serious threat.

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