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165 new antibiotic resistant infections every day in England

Public Health England latest report on antimicrobial resistance shows that there were an estimated 61,000 antibiotic resistant infections in England during 2018 - a 9% rise from 2017.

The Keep Antibiotics Working campaign is back to alert the public to the risks of antibiotic resistance, urging people to always take their doctor, pharmacist or nurse’s advice on antibiotics.