Grocer Publix to Offer 7 Antibiotics for Free

Doctors say that a Florida supermarket chain's plan to give away antibiotics is a double-edged sword when it comes to health, and a downright danger for a society in which antibiotics are already overprescribed. Publix Super Markets Inc., which is privately held, said Monday it would give away seven generic antibiotics, most often taken for such ailments as strep throat and bronchitis. "We hope that Public will realize that antibiotics must be used carefully, or we will lose them," said...Full Story
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