When, Why and How to use antibiotics can be confusing for many people. This lesson introduces the basic concepts of antibiotics, illustrating that they are only used against bacteria, and that they must be used with care.
This lesson demonstrates to students that antibiotics are special medicines that only work on bacteria. Students learn that antibiotics should only be taken if they have been prescribed by your doctor and you should take the whole course of antibiotics.
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