Tag Archives: antibiotic

Honey Fights Antibiotic Resistance

By: Bel Marra Health | Wednesday, April 02, 2014 - 05:30 PM

Honey, of course, goes nicely with your morning toast, scone or crumpet. But the gooey treat can also help to reverse bacterial resistance to antibiotics, a growing concern in the medical community. At the 247th National Meeting of the American… Read More

The Newest FDA-Approved Antibiotic – Human Stool?

By: Bel Marra Health | Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 05:09 PM

A fecal transplant is a procedure that involves infusing stool from a healthy human donor into the intestines of an ill patient in order to re-establish healthy micro-organisms in the patient’s gut. Healthy microbes work similar to antibiotic drugs, because… Read More

Your Best Defense Against the “D” Word

By: Bel Marra Health | Thursday, December 15, 2011 - 12:58 AM

The “D” word stands for diarrhea and surely it needs no introduction. In the second of my series on probiotics, I explore how these friendly bacteria can do wonders “down there” and help quell a case of the “D” word.… Read More