Are Antibiotics Harmful or Helpful?

When you don’t feel well, your doctor may prescribe you a long list of medications or an antibiotic, but other times patients may only receive a prescription for rest and fluids. “That can be one of the most difficult things because you go to the doctor’s office and you want something in return. But honestly, a lot of times it’s better for some tender loving care and some chicken noodle soup than an antibiotic,” explained Mary Lynn Skruck, a pharmacist with Lee Health.

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Every day, the members of 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East save lives, deliver babies, heal the sick and care for seniors and people with disabilities. We work on the frontlines in hospitals, nursing homes, homecare, clinics, pharmacies and all other areas of the healthcare industry. We are nurses, nurse aides, techs, lab workers, clerks, housekeepers, dietary workers, transporters, pharmacists, social workers and many other types of medical professionals.

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