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VERBATIM: Report says antibiotics are not sweets

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It is quite striking and hence why one of our big recommendations is for a massive global awareness campaign. How few people are even aware that there is a problem called antimicrobial resistance. We need to grow the role of so-called diagnostics, state of the art technology, in order to help you and I and everybody that's watching this and all of the seven billion people around the world.
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Stop treating antibiotics like sweets. And we have some very specific recommendations about that. Thirdly, in agriculture, we also need to stop treating them like sweets.