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        The Trouble with Antibiotics | Study: Antibiotic Use in Animals Projected to Soar

        Learn about the implications of a study predicting that rising rates of meat consumption will lead to an estimated 67 percent increase in the use of antibiotics in livestock around the globe from 2010–2030, in this article from FRONTLINE. Read why scientists and public health officials fear that overuse of antibiotics is fueling potentially life-threatening antibiotic-resistant bacteria. This resource is part of the FRONTLINE Collection.

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