Here is another example of the consequences of working against nature instead of with it in agriculture… In this case it is the overuse of fungicides, as opposed the more-often discussed topic of antibiotic abuse. Most of the agricultural discussion is toward the end of the article (published 4/6/19) after the heading “The role of pesticides?”. Click the hyperlink after the word “Source” below to read this excellent NY Times article. You may also want to watch this video: “Revenge of the Bacteria: Why We’re Losing the War.”
The rise of Candida auris embodies a serious and growing public health threat: drug-resistant germs.