PBS NewsHour

Societal factors play into rise of drug-resistant bacteria

Clip: 10/22/2013 | 8m 27s

Has the age of antibiotics come to an end? New strains of bacteria are on the rise, landing normally healthy people in the hospital with life-threatening, drug-resistant infections. Ray Suarez talks to David Hoffman, the journalist who led the investigation for Frontline's "Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria."

Aired: 10/22/13

Rating: NR

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