Dr. Mike talks 'nightmare bacteria' resistant to antibiotics

- Have you heard about the so-called "nightmare bacteria?" It's resistant to antibiotics, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says it's trying to spread in the U.S.

So, why is it so dangerous? And how can we prevent it?

Joining "Good Day Philadelphia" to tell us more Tuesday morning was Dr. Michael Cirigliano of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

Dr. Mike explained that the "nightmare bacteria" is antibiotic-resistant, and it has been detected in 27 states. He has more details in the video report above.

 

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