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19 10, 2012

Why Don’t Antibiotics Treat The Flu?

By | 2020-02-12T10:52:54-08:00 October 19th, 2012|Categories: Healthy Living|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

This is actually quite simple. The flu is caused by a virus. Actually, the common cold is caused by a virus as well. A virus is inherently different than a bacteria in its structure, the way it replicates and the way it affects your body. Antibiotics kill bacteria, not viruses, so they obviously won't kill the [...]