The coronavirus has, as per official statistics, killed close to twenty thousand Indians till date. While actual numbers eventually will probably be much higher, it will be nothing compared to the next big health crisis. Why? Because the next big crisis is antibiotic resistance. And it won’t just be about
AMR – Antimicrobial resistance (antibiotic resistance) is one of the deadliest threats we face. But then why is a food safety website talking about this? Because poor sanitation is the primary cause of this and that means, contaminated food and water.
We are rapidly moving towards a world where antibiotics won’t work anymore. Why only speak about diseases like drug resistant tuberculosis? Even a respiratory tract or urinary tract infection that you now treat and cure quickly with antibiotics will kill you once antibiotics no longer work.
A new reason to cook your meat to “well done”! Cook your food well or you may fall sick. For salads it’s wash well with potable water. For meat and fowl, it’s not only wash well and keep refrigerated, but also cook really well. For people in India who love chicken,