NEW: Urgent care clinics are prescribing too many unnecessary antibiotics, study says. People tend to go there seeking antibiotics. But taking medicine for diseases caused by viruses--not bacteria--is bad for everyone. My story
With millions of patients seen at thousands of urgent care centers and retail health clinics, think of just how many antibiotics are being prescribed unnecessarily. Another reason we're in the antibiotic-resistant mess we're in.
Urgent care clinics are prescribing way too many unnecessary antibiotics – a dangerous practice that might keep their Yelp scores high. By on
Urgent care clinics are prescribing too many unnecessary antibiotics, study says
Have it your way medicine -- “Urgent care centers are growing by leaps and bounds in this era of consumerism and people wanting everything now.”