No, McDonald’s is not removing all antibiotics from its chicken

(NaturalNews) Fast food giant McDonald’s has announced that the company will be phasing out the use of some antibiotics in its factory-farmed chicken products to accommodate what it says are the “changing preferences” of its customers. But a major disparity between the media’s version of what McDonald’s is doing and what the company is actually doing is causing all…

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria causing epidemic of infant deaths in India may spread globally – NaturalNews.com

(NaturalNews) An antibiotic-resistant “superbug” epidemic which is killing thousands of newborns in India may prove to have a global impact. India’s infant mortality rate is staggering, accounting for nearly a third of the yearly world total. Of the 800,000 infant deaths per year in the country, around 58,000 are caused by antibiotic-resistant infections. A number…

Antibiotics cause woman to burn from the inside out, skin falls off

(NaturalNews) If ever there was a situation to prove, once again, that taking another person’s medication can produce life-threatening results, it’s the unfortunate story of California college student Yassmeen Castanada. The mother of a four-month-old daughter is wrapped entirely in bandages, 70 percent of her body covered in blisters from head to toe as she…

Widespread health violations at Foster Farms chicken factories, including mold, fecal matter and roaches

(NaturalNews) Thanks to a grassroots consumer advocacy group, one of the largest poultry producers in the Pacific Northwest has been exposed for committing hundreds of health and safety violations in less than just eight months. Referred to by The New York Times as “one of the nation’s most powerful environmental groups,” the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)…