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Are Antibiotics Safe for the Elderly?

Antibiotics work by killing or preventing bacteria from spreading and reproducing. Oral, topical, and injectable antibiotics can be provided in various doses. The healthcare professionals providing nursing care services are licensed to administer these medications properly. But it does not eliminate the risks, especially for older adults. Older adults are more susceptible to bacterial infection … Continue reading

Questions About Antibiotics, Answered!

People take antibiotics for a variety of illnesses. But the question is: are we taking them the way we should? To help clear up any confusion about antibiotics, Passionate Private Duty has prepared some information for you: What is an antibiotic? Antibiotics, also known as antibacterial or antimicrobial drugs, are drugs prescribed by a doctor … Continue reading