PSR-LA Statement on Family Separation

As health professionals, we are committed to foresee and forestall damage to human health and the environment and to first do no harm. We are compelled by our values to condemn The Trump Administration policy of separating immigrant children from their parents. This...

Medical Alert – antibiotic resistant bacteria are not only due to over-prescribing

One of the most essential tools of modern medicine is at risk. The discovery and use of antibiotics hailed a new era in the treatment of bacterial illnesses. However, the multiplication of antibiotic resistant bacteria that may include multi-antibiotic resistant pathogens (MAR) and their multi-antibiotic resistant genes might be threatening this life saving tool.