reblog Wired # By Maryn McKenna
# 3:40 PM
” * Each year, in the U.S., 2,049,442 illnesses caused by bacteria and fungi that are resistant to at least some classes of antibiotics;
* Each year, out of those illnesses, 23,000 deaths;
* Because of those illnesses and deaths, $20 billion each year in additional healthcare spending;
* And beyond the direct healthcare costs, an additional $35 billion lost to society in foregone productivity.”
Could there be a reaction with resistant microorganisms and psychiatric drugs?